11TH OPERATIONAL WEATHER SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, above a base of three mountains peaks Purpure, snow capped Argent, the constellation Ursa Major of six mullets below in chief an anemometer of the last fimbriated Or, the mounting bar flory Yellow, all within a diminished border Yellow.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "11TH OPERATIONAL WEATHER SQ" in Black letters.


Symbolism

Ultramarine blue and Air Force yellow are the Air Force colors. Blue alludes to the sky, the primary theater of Air Force operations. Yellow refers to the sun and the excellence required of Air Force personnel. The three mountain peaks represent the unit's support to the mission of the Alaskan Command, Alaskan NORAD Region and U.S. Army, Alaska. The Big Dipper constellation denotes the Squadron's alignment with and support to the 11th Air Force. The anemometer symbolizes the commitment to excellence in weather forecast operations and the snow capped mountain peaks allude to the unit's home location and operating conditions.






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