6TH INTELLIGENCE SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc per fess indented Azure and Gules, in chief above five mullets arching and decreasing in size from base to dexter and sinister counter changed Or and Sable, a tiger's head Proper, all within a narrow border Yellow.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "6TH INTELLIGENCE SQUADRON" in Yellow letters.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "EYE OF THE TIGER" 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 tiger's head represents the strength of the unit in intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance and cautions all to be alert and responsive to adversaries' activities. The five stars are symbolic of the five original Distributed Ground Systems at the time of the Squadron's activation on 1 January 2009, with the third and largest star representing DGS-3 at Osan Air Base, South Korea.






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