571ST CONTINGENCY RESPONSE GROUP
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

Or and Sable, an American bald eagle expanded throughout affronté Proper his tail behind and claws extended over a demi-globe Azure in base gridlined Argent, in chief a mullet of the first, all within a diminished bordure Or.

Attached below the shield, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "571ST CONTINGENCY RESPONSE GROUP" 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 black background signifies uncertainty of a contingency, where danger is highest. The American bald eagle represents bravery and lethal power to strike the enemy in protection of the Nation. The globe underneath reminds us of the challenge of worldwide aerospace power and global vigilance in the defense of freedom. The star symbolizes superiority and dedication to duty.






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