How to Signal at Sea - #WeAreNATO

Black Sea, 04 May 2018. Flag semaphore is the telegraphy system used to convey information at a distance by means of visual signals with hand-held flags. This system is primarily used by the navy in case of a communications breakdown.

Ensign Andrei Zamfir from the Romanian Navy speaks about the uses of the flags and their relevance today.

To find out more about the NATO phonetic alphabet, codes and signals, visit:

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