5 Combat Communications Group (AFSPC)

In accordance with Chapter 3 of AFI 84-105, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without the permission of the proponent organizational/unit commander.

In accordance with Chapter 3 of AFI 84-105, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without the permission of the proponent organizational/unit commander.


Lineage. Established as 5 Mobile Communications Group, and activated, on 20 May 1964. Organized on 1 Jul 1964. Redesignated as: 5 Combat Communications Group on 31 Mar 1976; 5 Combat Information Systems Group on 15 Aug 1984; 5 Combat Communications Group on 1 Oct 1986.
 
Assignments. Air Force Communications Service, 20 May 1964; Tactical Communications Region (later, Tactical Communications Area), 1 Jul 1964; 12 Tactical Communications Region, 1 Dec 1969; Tactical Communications Area (later, Tactical Communications Division; Tactical Information Systems Division; Tactical Communications Division), 30 Jun 1971; 507 Tactical Air Control (later, 507 Air Control) Wing, 1 Oct 1990; 347 Fighter Wing, 28 May 1992; Ninth Air Force (later Ninth Air Force [Air Forces Central]), 1 Mar 1994; Twenty-Fourth Air Force (Air Forces Strategic), 18 Aug 2009; 689 Combat Communications Wing, 5 Oct 2009-.

Stations. Robins AFB, GA, 1 Jul 1964-.

Service Streamers. None.

Campaign Streamers. Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia, Liberation and Defense of Kuwait 1991.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Meritorious Unit Award: 1 Jun 2007-31 May 2009. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with Combat "V" Device: 1 Jan 1972-31 Dec 1973. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Jan 1976-31 Dec 1977; 1 Jun 1988-31 May 1990; 1 Oct 1990-30 Apr 1991; 28 May 1992-22 Feb 1993; 1 Mar 1993-31 Jul 1994; 1 Jun 1998-31 May 2000; 1 Jun 2002-31 May 2003; 1 Jun 2003-31 May 2004; 1 Jun 2004-31 May 2005; 1 Jun 2005-31 May 2007.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 15 Oct 2010.

Supersedes statement prepared on 25 Aug 2008.

Emblem. Approved on 23 May 1977.

Prepared by Robert B. Kane.

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.