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Alpha flag

I have a diver down; keep well clear at slow speed. With three numerals, azimuth or bearing.
What flag is this?
Bravo flag

I am taking in, or discharging, or carrying dangerous goods. (Originally used by the Royal Navy specifically for military explosives.)
What flag is this?
Charlie flag

Affirmative. With three numerals, course.
What flag is this?
Delta flag

Keep clear of me; I am maneuvering with difficulty. With two, four, or six numerals, date.
What flag is this?
Echo flag

I am altering my course to starboard.
What flag is this?
Foxtrot flag

I am disabled; communicate with me.
What flag is this?
Golf flag

I require a pilot. When made by fishing vessels operating in close proximity on the fishing grounds it means: "I am hauling nets". With four or five numerals, longitude. (The last two numerals denote minutes and the rest degrees.)
What flag is this?
Hotel flag

I have a pilot on board.
What flag is this?
India flag

I am altering my course to port.
What flag is this?
Juliet flag

I am on fire and have dangerous cargo on board: keep well clear of me, or I am leaking dangerous cargo.
What flag is this?
Kilo flag

I wish to communicate with you. With one numeral, I wish to communicate with you by; 1) Morse signalling by hand-flags or arms; 2) Loud hailer (megaphone); 3) Morse signalling lamp; 4) Sound signals.

I have personnel working aloft.
What flag is this?
Lima flag

In harbor: The ship is under Quarantine.
At sea: You should stop your vessel instantly.
What flag is this?
Mike flag

My vessel is stopped and making no way through the water.
What flag is this?
November flag

Negative.
What flag is this?
Oscar flag

Man overboard. (often attached to the man overboard pole on boats). Also the flag used for semaphore.
What flag is this?
Papa flag

The Blue Peter.
In harbor: All persons should report on board as the vessel is about to proceed to sea.
At sea: It may be used by fishing vessels to mean: "My nets have come fast upon an obstruction".
What flag is this?
Quebec flag

My vessel is "healthy" and I request free pratique.
What flag is this?
Romeo flag

The way is off my ship. With one or more numerals, distance in nautical miles.
What flag is this?
Sierra flag

I am operating astern propulsion. With one or more numerals, speed in knots.
What flag is this?
Tango flag

Keep clear of me; I am engaged in pair trawling. With four numerals, local time. (The first two denote hours and the rest minutes.)
What flag is this?
Uniform flag

You are running into danger.
What flag is this?
Victor flag

I require assistance. With one or more numerals, speed in kilometres per hour.
What flag is this?
Whiskey flag

I require medical assistance.
What flag is this?
X-ray flag

Stop carrying out your intentions and watch for my signals.
What flag is this?
Yankee flag

I am dragging my anchor.
What flag is this?
Zulu flag

I require a tug. When made by fishing vessels operating in close proximity on the fishing grounds it means: "I am shooting nets". With one or more numerals, time (UTC). (The first two denote hours and the rest minutes.) (Origin of the phrase 'Zulu Time'.)
What flag is this?
Kilo one

I have personnel working over the side.
What flag combo is this?
Kilo three

I have personnel working aloft and over the side.
What flag combo is this?
1st Substitute

Absence of flag officer or unit commander.
What flag is this?
2nd Substitute

Absence of chief of staff (inport).
What flag is this?
3rd Substitute

Absence of commanding officer (inport)
What flag is this?
4th Substitute

Absence of military official whose flag is flying on this ship.
What is this flag?
Prep flag

Hoisted up prior to colors and during unrep.
What flag is this?