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Air Force Pentagon Communications Agency (AFCIC)

Lineage. Designated 1061st United States Air Force Communications Squadron on 18 Dec 1950. Organized on 1 Jan 1951. Redesignated: 2044th Airways and Air Communications Service Squadron on 1 Jan 1953; 2044th Airways and Air Communications Service Squadron (Point to Point) on 1 Apr 1954; 2044th Airways and Air Communications Service Squadron on 15 Dec 1954; 2044th Communications Squadron on 1 Jul 1961; 2044th Communications Group on 1 Jan 1966; Teleprocessing Services Center on 8 May 1984; 1st Information Systems Group on 1 Oct 1984; 7th Communications Group on 1 Nov 1986; Air Force Pentagon Communications Agency on 1 Jul 1994.

Assignments. 1060th USAF Communications (later, 1834th AACS) Group, 1 Jan 1951; 1802d AACS Group, 1 Jul 1954; 1800th AACS Wing, 15 Jul 1955; 1802d AACS Group (later, Northeastern AACS Region), 18 Jul 1956; 2045th AACS (later, 2045th Communications) Group, 18 Dec 1957; Eastern Communications Region, 1 Jan 1966; Northern Communications Area (later, Continental Communications Division), 1 May 1970; Air Force Communications Command, 8 May 1984; Air Force District of Washington, 1 Oct 1990; *USAF, 5 Feb 1991; **Air Force Communications and Information Center, 1 Apr 1997-.

* Status changed from a subordinate organization of AFDW to a field operating agency (FOA).

** Status changed from a FOA to a subordinate organization of AFCIC. 

Stations. Washington, DC, 1 Jan 1951; Fort Myer, VA, 1 Jan 1953; Washington, DC, 1 Jan 1966-. 

Service Streamers. None.
 
Campaign Streamers. None.
 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.
 
Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Feb 1970-28 Feb 1971; 1 Mar 1971-29 Feb 1972; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1975; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1977; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1980; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1983; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1985; 1 Jan 1988-30 Jun 1989; 1 Jan 1992-31 Dec 1993. 

Emblem. Approved on 13 May 1986.
 
Date Prepared. 22 Jul 1997.
 
Supersedes statement prepared on 17 Mar 1987. 

Prepared by Helen Weaver.