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 Royal Bengal Tiger exemplifies the prowess and alertness of the unit's jet and its aircrew. Emblematically, the tiger has represented the Squadron's virtues since the Korean combat tour. The tiger also symbolizes the Squadron's high degree of proficiency and accuracy in striking power, together with the unit's jet precision weapon capabilities, ability to rapidly deploy anywhere in the world and to bring about unmatched firepower, persistence and flexibility.