51ST COMMUNICATIONS SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, issuant from base a pedestal of seven steps Argent detailed Sable supporting a pagoda-style house Gules between and in front of a communication tower of the second in dexter radiating three electronic flashes arcing toward sinister chief Or and in sinister chief a bezant, all within a diminished border of the last.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "51ST COMMUNICATIONS SQ" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "WIRED FOR WAR" 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 red house represents the steadfast support by the communications and information personnel. The sun signifies the constant state of readiness maintained by the Squadron. The antenna tower with lightning bolts alludes to the power of communication the unit provides to the warfighter.






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