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image by Željko Heimer, 13 August 2004
According to Album des Pavillons 1990, there is no naval ensign in Vanuatu. Vanuatu only has a maritime police, with a plain white flag with the national flag in the canton as ensign. Encyclopaedia Universalis Yearbook, 1998, reports that Vanuatu has no army but a paramilitary force of circa 300 men.
Ivan Sache, 27 May 1998
The national flag is apparently "elongated" so that is fits into 1:2 canton.
I would suppose that this is accomplished by "extending" the stripes and leaving
the triangle just as in the national flag and not by "elongating" the triangle
too. However, such a subtle detail might not be prescribed at all.
Source: Album des Pavillons (2000)
Željko Heimer, 11 August 2003
by Jan Oskar Engene
Wrong 1996 design from Jane's Fighting Ships
image by Jens Pattke, 15 November 2004
Source: TV report: " Tanna- the incredible island 1/3", SWF Baden-Baden, 1995
Jens Pattke, 15 November 2004