Maritime Signal Flags & Abbreviations - F

F

(Foxtrot)

 

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F Fahrenheit
F.D.A. Food and Drug Administration
F&CC Full And Complete Cargo
F&D Freight & Demurrage
FA Free Alongside
FAA Free of All Average
FAC Fast As Can/ Forwarding Agent's Commission
FACCOP Fast As Can, Custom Of Port
FAF Fuel Adjustment Factor
FAK Freight All Kinds
FAOP Full Ahead On Passage
FAQ Fair Average Quality
FAS Free Alongside Ship
FBL FIATA Bill of Lading
FC Free of Capture
FCA Free Carrier
FCAR Free of Claim for Accident Reported
FCC Fully cellular containership
FCL Full Container Load
FCO Financed, constructed and operated
FCR Forwarder's Certificate of Receipt
FCS Free of Capture and Seizure
FCT Forwarder's Certificate of Transport
FD Free Discharge/ Free Despatch/ Forced Draught
FD&D Freight Demurrage And Defence
FDD Freight Demurrage Deadfreight
FEFC Far East Freight Conference
FEMAS Federation of European Maritime Associations of Surveyors and Consultants
FERIT Far East Regional Investigation Team
FEU Forty-foot Equivalent Unit
FFA Free From Alongside/ Fire Fighting Appliances
FFI (FIATA) Forwarding Instructions
FGA Free of General Average
FHEX Fridays and Holidays Excluded
FHINC Fridays and Holidays Included
FI Free In
FIATA International Federation of Forwarding Agents Associations
FIB Free Into Barge/ Free Into Bunker
FILO First In Last Out/ Free In Liner Out
FILTD Free In Liner Terms Discharge
FIO Free In and Out
FIOLS Free In and Out, Lashed, Secured
FIOLS&D Free In and Out, Lashed, Secured and Dunnaged
FIOS Free In and Out Stowed
FIOST Free In and Out Stowed and Trimmed
FIOT Free In and Out Trimmed
Firkin A capacity measurement equal to one-fourth of a barrel
FIT Free In Truck/ Free In Trimmed
FIW Free In Wagon
Fl.Oz Fluid Ounce
FLT Fork Lift Truck
FM Frequency Modulation
FMC Federal Maritime Commission
FMS Fathoms
FNI Fellow of The Nautical Institute
FO Fuel Oil/ Firm Offer/ For Orders / Free Out/ Free Overside
FOB Free On Board
FOB'S Free On Board Charges
FOC Free On Car/ Flag Of Convenience
FOD Free on Damage
FONASBA The Federation of National Associations of Shipbrokers and Agents
FOQ Free On Quay
FOR Free On Rail
FOS Fuel Oil Surcharge
FOT Free On Truck/ Fuel Oil Tank
FOW Free On Wharf/ Free On Wagon/ First Open Water
FPA Free Of Particular Average
FPDSO Floating Production, Drilling, Storage and Offloading
FPSO Floating Production, Storage and Offloading
FPT Fore Peak Tank
Freq Frequency
FROF Fire Risk On Freight
FRP Fibreglass Reinforced Plastic
FRT Freight
FSA Formal safety assessment
FSO Floating Storage & Offloading
FSU Floating Storage Unit
ft Feet
FTW Free Trade Wharf
FW Fresh Water
FWA Fresh Water Allowance
FWAD Fresh Water Arrival Draught
FWDD Fresh Water Departure Draught
FWE Finished With Engine
Fx Frequency
FYG For Your Guidance
FYI For Your Information
FYT Follow Your Telex