Twenty-Fifth Air Force (ACC)


Lineage.  Established as United States Air Force Security Service on 20 Oct 1948.  Organized as a major command on 26 Oct 1948.  Redesignated as: Electronic Security Command on 1 Aug 1979; Air Force Intelligence Command on 1 Oct 1991.  Redesignated as Air Intelligence Agency, and became a field operating agency, on 1 Oct 1993, but became a subordinate organization of Air Combat Command on 1 Feb 2001.  Redesignated as Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Agency, and became a field operating agency again, on 8 Jun 2007.  Redesignated as Twenty-Fifth Air Force, and became a subordinate organization of Air Combat Command again, on 29 Sep 2014. 

Assignments.  United States Air Force, 26 Oct 1948; Air Combat Command, 1 Feb 2001; United States Air Force, 8 Jun 2007; Air Combat Command, 29 Sep 2014-.


Stations.   Arlington Hall Station, Washington, DC, 26 Oct 1948; Brooks AFB, TX, 18 Apr 1949; Kelly (later, Kelly Fld Annex, Lackland) AFB, TX, 1 Aug 1953-.


Service Streamers.   None.


Campaign Streamers. None.


Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.


Decorations.   Air Force Organizational Excellence Awards: 1 Jan 1984-31 Dec 1985; 1 Apr 1986-31 Mar 1988; 1 Oct 1991-30 Sep 1992; 1 Oct 1993-30 Sep 1995; 1 Oct 1995-30 Sep 1997; 1 Oct 1997-30 Sep 1999; 1Oct 1999-31 Jan 2001; 1 Jun 2001-31 May 2003; 1 Jun 2004-31 May 2006; 1 Jun 2007-31 Dec 2008; 1 Jan 2010-31 Dec 2011.   


Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 10 Nov 2015.


Supersedes statement prepared on 19 Nov 2010. 


Emblem.   Approved 22 May 2007; newest rendition approved on 22 Oct 2014.


Prepared by Daniel Haulman