Sew On Halo Basic Free Fall Parachute Badge (Scorpion OCP) from Action Embroidery
The Action Embroidery Scorpion OCP sew on halo basic free fall parachute badge is a military badge in the United States Air Force and Army. It is awarded to qualified individuals who are high altitude parachute specialists. The badge is also referred to as HALO (High Altitude Low Opening) Wings. In order to earn the badge, a service member must receive all essential ground training, previously earned the Parachute Badge (jump-qualified) and completed the required free fall jumps. These jumps include a night jump, oxygen jump and jump with full combat equipment.
The Scorpion OCP halo basic free fall parachute badge consists of a dagger and arched tab superimposed over wings and a deployed parachute. The dagger is a Fairbairn-Sykes knife that was used by the Rangers in World War II. It symbolizes infiltration techniques used by Special Operations Forces. The arched tab signifies the tab worn by the Special Operations units. The wings symbolize the skills associated with aerial flight, and the parachute is a depiction of the MT1-X, which was the first square parachute to be adopted by all the military services.
Benefits of the Action Embroidery Halo Basic Free Fall Parachute Badge (Scorpion OCP):
- Army Design
- The insignia consists of a dagger and arched tab displayed over wings and a deployed parachute
- For use with Scorpion OCP Scorpion uniforms
- Soft back for sewing
- Manufactured by Action Embroidery, a Department-of-Defense-authorized company
- Complies 100% with military specifications
- Compliant with Berry Amendment
- Made in the U.S.A
Important Things to Consider before Purchasing the Action Embroidery Sew On Basic Free Fall Parachute Badge (Scorpion OCP):
This badge can be sewn onto your operational camouflage pattern to signify the skills you have earned while in the military. Order yours today.