618TH AIR AND SPACE OPERATIONS CENTER (TACC)
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

Azure, issuant from base, a demi-globe Celeste, gridlined Argent, in chief a mullet of the like charged with a torteau winged Silver, emitting a lightning bolt palewise to the pole of the demi-globe Or, between two lightning bolts issuing from chief chevronwise reversed of the last, also terminating at the pole, all within a diminished bordure Yellow.

Attached below the shield, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "618TH AIR & SPACE OPS CENTER (TACC)" 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 winged star alludes to the unit's proud Army Air Corps and Air Force heritage and represents the Center and the aircraft it controls. The lightning bolts suggest the Center's involvement in providing quick, accurate and effective response to Airlift, Air Refueling and Aeromedical Evacuation operations in support of the Air Force mission. The globe reflects global flexibility and the unit's ability to transport resources when and where needed.






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