Flag

Name

Nautical Meaning

Morse

Alfa Diver Down; Keep Clear
Bravo Dangerous Cargo
Charlie Yes
Delta Keep Clear
Echo Altering Course to Starboard
Foxtrot Disabled
Golf

Want a Pilot

Hotel

Pilot on Board

India

Altering Course to Port

Juliett

On Fire; Keep Clear

Kilo

Desire to Communicate

Lima

Stop Instantly

Mike

I Am Stopped

November

No

November

Man Overboard

Papa

About to Sail

Quebec

Request Pratique

Romeo

 

Sierra

Engines Going Astern

Tango

Keep Clear of Me

Uniform

Standing into Danger

Victor

Require Assistance

Whiskey

Require Medical Assistance

X-ray

Stop Your Intention

Yankee

Am Dragging Anchor

Zulu

Require a Tug  
1st Repeat Repeat First Flag  
2nd Repeat Repeat Second Flag  

3rd Repeat

Repeat Third Flag  

Code

Message / Decimal

Zero

 

One

 

Two

 

Three

 

Four

 

Five

 

Six

 
Seven  
Eight  
Niner