87TH SECURITY FORCES SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc per fess nebuly Celeste and Vert, a pile reversed Azure, overall a falcon in flight Argent, winged Gris, talons Or, armed of the fourth, grasping three mullets, two and one, of the like; all within a narrow Yellow border.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "SEMPER VIGILO" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "87TH SECURITY FORCES SQUADRON" 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 background divided by the nebuly symbolizes the sky and ground defended by the unit. They also represent the Air Force and Army working together to achieve the mission. The triangle represents the defense of the sea chartered to Navy personnel. The stylized falcon represents the mission of security forces and the unit's responsibility to defend. The three stars stand for the three Services that comprise the Squadron: Air Force, Army and Navy. The Latin motto, "Semper Vigilo," translates to "Always Vigilant," in English.






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