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flag rank

n
(Military) the rank of a flag officer

flag′ rank`


n.
naval rank above that of captain.
[1890–95]
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Noun1.flag rank - the rank of a flag officerflag rank - the rank of a flag officer    
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
military rank, military rating, paygrade, rating - rank in a military organization
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This was followed by the pinning of the Honorary Flag Rank Command Badge to the senator at the Hall of Flags.
It mandates the President, Vice President, Members of the Cabinet, Justices of Supreme Court, Members of Constitutional Commissions and other constitutional offices, and Officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines with general or flag rank to make their annual Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) declaration available and accessible in the official web site of their respective offices.
The bill mandates the President, Vice President, Members of the Cabinet, Justices of Supreme Court, Members of Constitutional Commissions and other constitutional offices and Officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines with general or flag rank to make their annual Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) declaration available and accessible in the official website of their respective offices.
It also seeks to require the posting on websites of the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth of the President, Vice President, members of the Cabinet, members of Congress, justices of the Supreme Court, members of the constitutional commissions and other constitutional offices, and officers of the Armed Forces with general or flag rank.
His moment of reckoning came during that period, when as the Deputy Director General (Policy and Plans), on being elevated to the Flag Rank he spearheaded the Staff Division of Policy and Plans at the Coast Guard Headquarters and was instrumental in giving a major fillip to the overall growth of the Coast Guard in terms of setting up of additional 20 Stations, 10 Air Establishment, 2 Regional Headquarters, 2 Seaboard Headquarters, contract for 120 ships & boats.
The visiting admiral who was welcomed by Empedrad was then conferred the Honorary Flag Rank Command Badge and Plaque at the Hall of Flags followed by the PN organizational briefing.
Shahid Ahmad Hashmat delivered a lecture on 'China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC): A New Vision for Regional and Global Connectivity and Economic Cooperation' in a distinguished event on the invitation by the Association of Retired Flag Rank Officers (ARFRO), Sri Lanka, held at Naval Headquarters.
He stated this while delivering a lecture on 'China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC): A New Vision for Regional and Global Connectivity and Economic Cooperation' in a distinguished event on the invitation by the Association of Retired Flag Rank Officers (ARFRO), Sri Lanka, held at Naval Headquarters.
Galeotti's report of his conversations with Russian flag rank officers in the January 19,2018 Guardian article "Forget Britain's Nuclear Deterrent: Here Is What Russia Is Really Afraid Of" is as important.
And yes, he does have flag rank that invests him with authority in a culture that clearly respects rank and position.
Aeschbach's selection to flag rank is the culmination of 27 years of leadership experience at sea and ashore.
Former Chief of Naval Operations ADM Vern Clark was quite fond of saying: "When you stop learning, you start becoming irrelevant." As if to underscore that point, upon our promotion to Flag rank, he presented all of us newly-minted admirals with a duffle bag full of books, and pushed us into executive-level "mini-MBA" type courses in the months that followed.