85TH GROUP
Skip Navigation Links.
Emblem


Description/Blazon

Azure, two futuramic silhouetted aircraft Argent, issuing from dexter base, noses to sinister chief flying one above the other, each charged throughout their centers with a streak of fire Gules, the base area of the field below the aircraft voided Or, in chief an arc of three stars of the second, all within a diminished bordure of the fourth.

Attached below the shield, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "GUARDIANS OF THE NORTH" 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 two stylized aircraft represent the flight mission of the unit. The three stars represent the northern lights over Iceland.






Jump to Top