August,22 - Day of Russian National Colours

Today, Russians celebrate day of the significant state symbol - Russia's national colours for the 25th time.

The tricolor is installed on top of the Ostankino TV tower. It is changed 4 times a year. Climbers rise to attitude of 540 meters with a flag.
They pass to attitude of 348 meters by elevator, then climb metal stairs and external spire of the tower. The flag is 4.5 meters long and 1.5 meters wide.