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Former spanish colony, Costa Rica gained its independancy in 1821. The constitution of 1949 has abloished the army, and gave place to a paramilitary Civil Guard, in charge with security and order.
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The Costa Rican national flag is sometimes sported in a classical form, or stylised, with stripes all along the fuselage.

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The Costa Rican roundel is based upon the colours of the national flag, and sports the inscription Ministerio de Seguridad Publica - Seccion Aerea. It is not often seen on the aircraft of the Seccion Aerea de la Guardia Civil Costariquense.

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