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The flag of Aland is essentially a flag of Sweden with a red Scandinavian cross representing Finland. It has a horizontal design.

Aland Islands Flag

Flag of Aland Islands

The official flag of the sovereign Finnish archipelago of Aland was adopted in 1954. Other than the national events, it is also hoisted during the sports events. The swallow-tailed version of the flag is used by yacht clubs in the islands. The flag was initially hoisted on April 3, 1954 in Mariehamn, the capital.
The flag has three colors: blue, yellow and red, all of which are borrowed from the Sweden and Finland country flags.

Official Name: Aland Islands
Proportion: 17:26
Adopted on: 1954
Location of the country: Baltic Sea
Capital City: Mariehamn
Major Cities: Hammarland, Lemland, Saltvik, Brando
Area: 5,219 square miles
Population: 28,007
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Official Language: Swedish
National Anthem: Alänningens sang

Last Updated Date: August 24th, 2017

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