As you progress in the Air Force, you will adorn your uniform with badges and insignias that symbolize your rank and your progress in the field. One such emblem is the civil engineer AF 147u ABU senior badge. Civil engineers ensure that buildings are combat ready and maintained properly. With little notice, they can be flown to locations around the world to perform emergency repairs, advise on emergency response, and assess damage. Officers and enlisted personnel wear this badge after seven years in the specialty. This insignia features a gear centered in a compass, flanked by wings and surrounded by a laurel wreath. It is topped off by a star. The gear wheel represents the field of engineering, and the compass stands for precision in constructing and designing equipment. The gear together with the wings symbolizes the need for a solid foundation of engineering in order to support the Air Force. A star is added to this basic badge to indicate senior status.
This beautifully embroidered insignia can be applied to your Airman Battle Uniform quickly and easily by hand or machine. It is vital to adhere to the regulations and procedures of the military when wearing the badge. If you have achieved the qualifications necessary to proudly wear the civil engineer AF 147u ABU senior badge, order yours today.