77TH WEAPONS SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Argent, a zenith of fourteen points Gules, voided of the field, surmounted by a Native American brave armed with bow and bomb as an arrow descending bendwise Proper, riding a stylized native arrow Azure detailed of the first, all within a narrow border Black.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "77TH WEAPONS SQUADRON" 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 Native American brave represents the warfighting spirit embodied by all members of the unit. He is swiftly riding on an arrow toward the enemy, representing the unit's constant position at the forefront of battle. The bomb and bow are intertwined to represent the unit's goals of accuracy and lethality. The red zenith behind, with seven points on each side, infers the unit number and is symbolic of a setting sun, representing the persistence of the unit in the nation's fights.






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