736TH AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, issuant from sinister chief the thigh, toes and talons of an American eagle Proper grasping a wrench bendwise sinister and a screw driver bendwise all Argent (Silver Gray) detailed Sable. Emitting from base a demi-globe Celeste, gridlined Or, all within a narrow border Yellow.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "TALONS OF THE EAGLE" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "736TH AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE SQ" in Yellow 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 eagle's talons represent the Squadron as being a vital part of the 436th Airlift Wing, known also as the Eagle Wing. The wrench and screw driver signify the unit's resolute quest for excellence in repairing and providing operators with safe aircraft to fly. The globe symbolizes the Squadron's worldwide mission.






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