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In 29 June 2000 Altai kray adopted a flag. Following other regions,
it adopted the pattern
of the old SSR Russia, with
arms in center. In the blue band is a spike of wheat. Blue and red parts
are separated by a very narrow band which is (of course) white.
Jaume Ollé, 09 Aug 2000
In Vexilologie 120 [vex]:
2245-2246, there is an article by Mikhail Revnivtsev
about some Russian regional flags [rev01].
It says the blue and red stripes are 1:5, there is no white
stripe, the ear should be yellow (i.e. probably without red pattern).
Jan Zrzavy, 17 Jul 2001
The flag of Altai Krai is drawn according to photos:
Tomislav Šipek, 9 January 2020
(Note: You need an Unicode-aware software and font to correctly view the Cyrillic text on this page. See here transliteration details).
There are two Altay in Russian Federation:
Altai Republic and
Altai Territory. A few years ago Altai Republic
was the part of the Altai Territory, but now it is a
constituent republic of the Russian Federation.
Evgeny Ivanov 22 Apr 1998
Also there are the symbols combining symbolic of the arms and a flag, but
thus, the documents regulating their use are not known. Such are a flag in
studies of president of Republic Altai.
Sergey Filatov, 10 Oct 2005
Most of these flags are squarish (about 11:12),
rigid and fringed variants of the region (Governors) or Republic (Presidents)
flags with the regional emblem over all.
António Martins, 02 Oct 2005
image located by Valentin Poposki, 19 January 2020
Here is an unofficial flag of Altayskiy Kray used in official chambers of some
Valentin Poposki, 19 January 2020