Last modified: 2021-04-24 by bruce berry
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The Umbutfo Swaziland Defence Force was formed in June 1979 and operates a small number of light transport planes and helicopters.
Military Aircraft Insignia of the World (Cochrane and Elliott, 1998) [cos98] reports the
national flag is found on tail and since its drawing shows the shape of the IAI 201
tail based on the photo at http://www.airliners.net/open.file/086789/L/
See also: http://www.fighter-jets.de/fighterjets/luftwaffen.php?land=swa&attr=swa&teil=s
Dov Gutterman, 25 June 2004
image sent by Roger Moyer, 11 April 2021
The flag of the Royal eSwatini Police (formerly Royal Swaziland Police) has a dark blue background with the national flag in the canton and the emblem of the police service, as illustrated above, outlined in white in the fly.
According to an article in the The Swazi Observer" (21 March 2007),
the flag was introduced in 2007.
Bruce Berry, 18 April 2021