|Flag of Tambov Oblast|
|Adopted||February 22, 2005|
The flag of Tambov Oblast, Russia, consists of two equal vertical stripes of red (hoist) and blue colours with the oblast coat of arms in the centre.
- The red is the colour of courage, firmness, and bravery of the citizens of the oblast, their generosity, yearning for unity and solidarity, succession of generations; it reflects the colour of the historical banners of Rus, emblems of the Tambov regiments, and the flags of the Soviet time.
- The blue stands for greatness, natural beauty, and purity of the land of Tambov, traditions, irreproachability, and wellbeing.