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On a disc Azure, scattered to the field thirty-two mullets in representation of a celestial heaven Celeste, encompassing a disc the last, fimbriated Argent, charged with a stylized cloud formation the like, surmounted by a lightning flash from sinister chief to dexter base Or, overall a silhouette of a hound rampant Sable, all within a narrow border Blue.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Blue border and inscribed "524TH SPECIAL OPERATIONS SQ" in Blue letters.


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 hound as man's best friend represents loyalty and commitment to the mission. The lightning bolt symbolizes the speed with which the unit can go into action. The cloud formation signifies the variety of climates and meteorological conditions in which the unit must operate. The stars symbolize the myriad locations the unit travels and operates worldwide.

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