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Altay Territory (Russia)

Altai~skii~ krai~

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[Altay terr. flag]
by Jens Pattke, 10 Aug 2000
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Description of the flag

In 29 June 2000 Altai kray adopted a flag. Following other regions, it adopted the pattern of the old SSR Russia, with coa in center. In the blue band is a spike of wheat. Blue and red parts are separated by a very narrow band which is (of course) white.
Jaume Ollé, 09 Aug 2000


Presentation of Altay Territory

(Note: You need an Unicode-aware software and font to correctely view the cyrillic text on this page. See here transliteration details).

  • Name (english): Altay Territory • (russian): Алтайский край | Altaĭskiĭ kraĭ
  • Capital: Барнаул | Barnaul
  • Area: 169 100 km2 (≅65 300 sq.mi.) • Population: 2 642 000 inhabitants in 2000
  • Status: Territory (край | kraĭ) within the Russian Federation
  • Federal District: Siberia • Economic region: West Siberia
  • License plate code: 22 • Ham radio code: AL • ISO 3166-2 code: ALT
  • Flag adopted on 2000.06.29 • Coat of arms adopted on unkn. date

There are two Altay in Russian Federation: Altai Republic and Altai Territory. A few years ago Altai Republic was the part of the Altai Territory, but now it is a constituent republic of the Russian Federation.
Evgeny Ivanov 22 Apr 1998


Barnaul city flag

[Barnaul city flag]
by Jens Pattke, 28 Jan 2002

Source: http://map.rin.ru/cgi-bin/main_e.pl?Region=altai
Jens Pattke, 28 Jan 2002