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The "V" Device (also the Combat Distinguishing Device or Combat "V"), is a miniature bronze or gold inch letter "V" (valor) with serifs that is authorized by the United States Armed Forces as a ribbon device for a defined set of decorations.
Air Combat Command (ACC) is one of ten major Major Commands (MAJCOMs) in the United States Air Force, reporting to Headquarters, United States Air Force (HAF) at the Pentagon.
The Air Force Network Integration Center (AFNIC), located at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, is the United States Air Force's only organization for Air Force Network integration, cyber simulation, and network standards, architecture and engineering services.
The Air Force Outstanding Unit Award is one of the unit awards of the United States Air Force.
Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) is a major command of the United States Air Force, with its headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
Air traffic control (ATC) is a service provided by ground-based controllers who direct aircraft on the ground and through controlled airspace, and can provide advisory services to aircraft in non-controlled airspace.
Air traffic controllers are people trained to maintain the safe, orderly and expeditious flow of air traffic in the global air traffic control system.
An alligator is a crocodilian in the genus Alligator of the family Alligatoridae.
The Boeing E-3 Sentry, commonly known as AWACS, is an airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft developed by Boeing as the prime contractor.
Communication (from Latin commūnicāre, meaning "to share") is the purposeful activity of information exchange between two or more participants in order to convey or receive the intended meanings through a shared system of signs and semiotic rules.
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is a United States federal law enforcement agency under the U.S. Department of Justice, tasked with combating drug smuggling and use within the United States.
A group is a military aviation unit, a component of military organization and a military formation.
The Gulf War (2 August 1990 – 28 February 1991), codenamed Operation Desert Shield (2 August 1990 – 17 January 1991) for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia and Operation Desert Storm (17 January 1991 – 28 February 1991) in its combat phase, was a war waged by coalition forces from 34 nations led by the United States against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion and annexation of Kuwait.
Harold Mark McClelland (November 4, 1893 – November 19, 1965).
The Iran–Iraq War was an armed conflict between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Iraq lasting from September 1980 to August 1988, making it the 20th century's longest conventional war.
The Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) is a body of senior uniformed leaders in the United States Department of Defense who advise the Secretary of Defense, the Homeland Security Council, the National Security Council and the President of the United States on military matters.
The Khobar Towers bombing was a terrorist attack on part of a housing complex in the city of Khobar, Saudi Arabia, located near the national oil company (Saudi Aramco) headquarters of Dhahran on June 25, 1996.
The National Guard of the United States, part of the reserve components of the United States Armed Forces, is a reserve military force, composed of National Guard military members or units of each state and the territories of Guam, of the Virgin Islands, and of Puerto Rico, as well as of the District of Columbia, for a total of 54 separate organizations.
Operation Bright Star is held every two years.
Operation Eagle Claw (or Operation Evening Light or Operation Rice Bowl) was a United States Armed Forces operation ordered by US President Jimmy Carter to attempt to end the Iran hostage crisis by rescuing 52 diplomats held captive at the embassy of the United States, Tehran on 24 April 1980.
Operation Northern Watch (ONW), the successor to Operation Provide Comfort, was a Combined Task Force (CTF) charged with enforcing its own no-fly zone above the 36th parallel in Iraq.
Operation Southern Watch was a military operation conducted by the United States Department of Defense.
The Persian Gulf is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia.
Prince Sultan Air Base (قاعدة الأمير سلطان الجوية) (PSAB) is a military air base located in Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia.
Robins Air Force Base is a major United States Air Force installation located in Houston County, Georgia, United States.
Tactical Air Command (TAC) is an inactive United States Air Force organization.
Tactical communications are military communications in which information of any kind, especially orders and military intelligence, are conveyed from one command, person, or place to another upon a battlefield, particularly during the conduct of combat.
Tehran (also Romanized as Tehrān) is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province.
The Twenty-Fourth Air Force (24 AF) - Air Forces Cyber (AFCYBER) is a Numbered Air Force (NAF) with the United States Air Force (USAF).
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven American uniformed services.
United States Air Forces Central Command (USAFCENT/AFCENT) is a Named Air Force of the United States Air Force headquartered at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.
The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces and performs land-based military operations.
War on Drugs is an American term commonly applied to a campaign of prohibition of drugs, military aid, and military intervention, with the stated aim being to reduce the illegal drug trade.
The War on Terror (WoT), also known as the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), refers to the international military campaign that started after the September 11 attacks on the United States.
The 347th Rescue Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit.
The 51st Combat Communications Squadron is located in Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.
The 52nd Combat Communications Squadron is located in Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.
The 689th Combat Communications Wing was a wing of the United States Air Force stationed at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.