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flag on presidents car

12 x 18" fringe on 3 sides 1"

1

When displayed with other flags the U.S. flag should be

Marching right- flag's own right

Never at half staffed if carried by airman

2

If multiple flags are on display but no foreign the U.S. Flag will be

Above and center to the rest of the flags

3

Two or more nations flags are on display

Equal size, in alphabetical order. US flag at its own right

NATO countries flags on display will be in order of french alphabet

4

Where will the union be if it's placed on a closed casket

Union at head over left shoulder of deceased. Running left to right, blue field at top.

5

department of AF seal 13 stars

13 stars = colonies

6

Department of AF seal yellow

Stand for 1947, year AF was established

7

Department of AF seal, crest is composed of:

Bald eagle - Air power
White cloud- new sky
Wreath- yellow for striking power

8

What does the AF symbol honor?

Heritage of past, promise of our future

9

Upper part of AF symbols

Stripes represent enlisted men and woman

10

AF symbol sphere within star represents

Globe/ nation's freedom

11

AF symbol 5 points of star

AD, civilians, guard, reserve, retirees

12

AF symbols 3 diamonds

Core values

13

AFI for core values on saluting

AFI 34-1201

14

Where does the junior ranking walk next to the senior ranking person?

To the senior ranking person's left

15

Military members enter cars

In reverse order of rank

16

Where are the laws regarding the flag outlined?

u.s. State title 4

17

Where do you go to see AF specific guidance regarding the U.S. Flag?

AFI 34-1201
AFP 24-1202

18

Flag for deceased military members

5 x 9.5 ft

Draped over closed casket
VA FORM 27-2008 for application