725th Air Mobility Squadron Patch - USAF OCP/Scorpion
On a disc Azure, a globe on its axis per bend counterchanged Argent and Sable, grid lines counterchanged of the like, charged at nombril with a heurt emitting four lightning bolts two in sinister, one to chief and one base and two in dexter, one to chief and one to base Or, overall in chief a stylized aircraft of the last, all within a narrow Black border.
Attached above the disc, a Yellow scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "MAINTAINING FREEDOM" in Black letters.
Attached below the disc, a Yellow scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "725TH AIR MOBILITY SQ" in Black 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 center circle represents the Mediterranean Theater serviced by the Squadron. The four lightning bolts symbolize the timely information flow in and out of the Squadron. The globe indicates worldwide service and is depicted in two separate colors to indicate 24-hour service. The aircraft represents the mission of the Squadron to support Air Mobility Command aircraft moving passengers, cargo and equipment through the en route system. The unit motto, "Maintaining Freedom," signifies the Squadron's role in sustaining liberty across the globe. It is also a reference to the Squadron's role in maintaining the flow of Air Mobility Command aircraft and missions through maintenance, aerial port and command and control functions.
- Measures 3 1/8 inches tall.
- Made in the USA to military specs.
- Coyote Tan Hook Fastener backing.
- For wear on USAF OCP Uniform.
This item has been manufactured in accordance with applicable Government specifications under The Institute of Heraldry Hallmark Number W-33.