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5 Combat Communications Group (ACC)

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; Twenty-Fourth Air Force (Air Forces Cyber), 30 Sep 2013; 688 Cyberspace Wing, 4 Jun 2018-.

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

Service Streamers.  Global War on Terrorism Service (GWOT-S).

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

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.

Decorations.  Meritorious Unit Awards:  1 Jun 2007-31 May 2009; 5 Oct 2009-4 Oct 2010; 5 Oct 2011-4 Oct 2013; 5 Oct 2013-4 Oct 2015.  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; 5 Oct 2010-4 Oct 2011.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 21 May 2019.

Supersedes statement prepared on 15 Oct 2010.

Emblem.  Approved on 23 May 1977; newest rendition, 30 Jun 2009.

Prepared by Jon K. Gray.

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.