3.1_ The Phonetic Alphabet

The phonetic alphabet is used to ease comprehension of spelling over the radio. Here is a list of all the names for the alpha-numeric characters, and how to pronounce the difficult ones.

A - Alpha
B - Bravo "BRAH-voe"
C - Charlie
D - Delta
E - Echo
F - Fox-trot
G - Golf
H - Hotel
I - India
J - Juliet "Jool-ee-YET"
K - Kilo "KEE-loh"
L - Lima "LEE-mah"
M - Mike
N - November
O - Oscar
P - Papa "POP-ah"
Q - Québec "KUH-BECK"
R - Romeo
S - Sierra
T - Tango
U - Uniform
V - Victor
W - Whisky
X - X-ray
Y - Yankee
Z - Zulu
1 - WUN
2 - TOO
3 - TREE
4 - FOW-er
5 - FIFE
6 - SIX
7 - SEV-en
8 - AIT
9 - NINER
0 - ZEE-RO


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