361ST INTELLIGENCE, SURVEILLANCE AND RECONNAISSANCE GROUP
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

Sable, a stylized knight chess piece facing dexter Gules, bearing a winged dagger Proper, point to base surmounted by a plate bearing a hurt and mullet of five charged with a torteau, all within a diminished bordure Or.

Attached below the shield, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "361ST ISR 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 blue disc, star and dagger represent the airborne heritage of Air Force Special Operations. The chess knight conveys the ability to strike from an unexpected quadrant while obstructed and embodies the unit's ability to excel in crowded and often obstructed battlefields.






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