63D AIR REFUELING SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, issuing out of and over an upright horseshoe Argent, detailed of the field fimbriated Sable, the caricatured head of a "Jenny" bay with "horse-laugh" expression langued Gules, teeth alternating White and Yellow, wearing white spectacles detailed Black and a sailor-style hat Or, banded Red and White, tipped on the head with elongated ears protruding from the brim Proper shaped of the fifth and a ribbon caught under the chin and tied in a bow knot of the last, all within a diminished bordure Blue.

Attached above the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Blue border and inscribed "63D AIR REFUELING SQ" in Blue letters.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Blue border and inscribed "FLYING JENNIES" in Blue 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 "Flying Jennies" represent transportation, the primary mission of the unit. The hat stands for the high esprit de corps of the Squadron. The hatband is for the red and white colors of the unit. The horseshoe is a good-luck charm, characteristic of past accomplishments and continued future success.






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