379TH EXPEDITIONARY MAINTENANCE SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Gules, an oil lamp in base Or, fumant a cloud Argent, therein a stylized representation of a genie affronté skin and buttons Gris (Silver Gray), hair and wristbands Sable, belted of the field, habited below the belt Azure, grasping in dexter hand a bomb pointed upward and in sinister hand a wrench of the second. Issuant from behind the cloud of smoke a contrail arching to base and terminating in a stylized aerospace platform beveled and quartered of the fourth and of the fifth, all within a bordure parted per bordure White and Blue.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Blue border and inscribed "379TH EMXS" 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 wrench and bomb represent the professional maintenance of aircraft and munitions by skilled Air Force technicians. The genie and lamp symbolize the rapid expeditionary efficiency of the unit. The aerospace platform and contrail indicate expeditionary combat air power.






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