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image by Joe McMillan, 27 May 2000
Airfield Vehicle Flag - Square, at least 3 x 3 feet, with an orange-and-white checkerboard pattern, to mark vehicles operating on airfields. [This flag is also used to mark temporary hazards to aviation, such as high construction cranes.]
Source: Army Regulation 840-10.
Joe McMillan, 27 May 2000
This is the international airports flag and not only the U.S. one.
Dov Gutterman, 28 May 2000
Airfield safety flags are used for marking construction vehicles and jobsite obstructions / hazards at airports.
Flags are recommended for use with the following site conditions: