Nautical Signal Flag
We obtained this Nautical Letter “E” Echo Signal Flag, measuring 62″ x 52,” from a vessel designated for scrap. The flag remains unchanged from discovery and hasn’t undergone washing.
In maritime communication, the letter “E” signal flag carries a specific meaning. When displayed, it indicates “I am altering my course to starboard.” Vessels employ this flag to signal their intention to shift rightward, or starboard. This adjustment is vital for safe navigation, helping ships modify their routes and avert potential collisions while navigating open waters.
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