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49 Aerial Port Squadron (AFRC)

 

Lineage.  Constituted as 49 Aerial Port Squadron on 29 Jan 1973.  Activated in the Reserve on 1 Jul 1973.  Inactivated on 1 Aug 1992.  Redesignated as 49 Aerial Port Flight on 4 Sep 2002.  Activated in the Reserve on 1 Oct 2002.  Redesignated as 49 Aerial Port Squadron on 12 Feb 2018.

Assignments.  Eastern Air Force Reserve Region, 1 Jul 1973; 514 Military Airlift (later, 514 Airlift) Wing, 1 Aug 1973-1 Aug 1992.  434 Mission Support Group, 1 Oct 2002-.

Stations.  McGuire AFB, NJ, 1 Jul 1973-1 Aug 1992.  Grissom AFB (later ARB), IN, 1 Oct 2002-.

Service Streamers.  None.

Campaign Streamers.  None.           

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.

Decorations.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Aug 1977-31 Dec 1978; 1 Aug 1988-31 Jul 1990; 1 Aug 1990-30 Apr 1992.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 4 Mar 2021.

Supersedes statement prepared on 4 Nov 2002.

Emblem.  Approved on 19 Sep 1985.  Emblem requires modification for compliance with current standards IAW AFI 84-105, Chapter 3.

Prepared by Margaret Ream.