65TH AIR BASE WING
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

Sable, issuant from base a demi-globe Azure, gridlined, surmounted and issuant at fess point a pair of wings conjoined displayed all Or, charged with a mullet Gules bearing a plate, all within a diminished bordure Or.

Attached below the shield, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "65TH AIR BASE WING" 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 field above the globe represents the area of flight and the delivery of air power in the sky, space and cyberspace. The globe represents support of the world community and embodies the Air Force vision of vigilance, reach and power. The wings signify the unit mission and values. The extension of the wings symbolizes protection of the crossroads. The star and circle are historic elements which emphasize the unit's heritage. Symbolically combined, the emblem symbolizes the history of the unit and its early connection to the Military Air Transport Service and Military Airlift Command.






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