Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Online translator for phonetic (NATO/FAA) alphabet

I couldn't find any simple, quick translators for the NATO Phonetic Alphabet (you know, "Alpha! Bravo! Charlie!"), so I wrote last night. (Yes, I tried, but it was taken.)

You can use the form, or you can use nice short URLs like

It's not fancy, but it appears to mostly work. It's as much an excuse to learn Go on AppEngine and use a little Bootstrap 3 as it is an actual webapp. Code is on GitHub.