No mention of ABUs, however Chapter 7 "not used" which is where it would probably go.
Command badge can now be worn by "Graduated Commanders" as well as active.
That is the same verbiage as before. No change there.Everyone always had to comply. CCs have never had the authority to to waive grooming.
Eliminated American Flag Patch on BDUs and Blue Field Uniform 1 Jan 2017
188.8.131.52 Handheld Electronic Devices. Handheld electronic devices are small electronic equipment such as cellular phones (personal or official), MP3 or similar players, radio, or hands-free devices (e.g. Bluetooth). Handheld electronic devices will be plain black, silver, dark blue, or gray. Holster and other storage devices used to carry handheld electronic devices will be plain black, silver, dark blue, or gray. One handheld electronic device may be attached to a belt/waistband on either side, clipped to a purse, or carried in the left hand.
Am I reading this right...a navy blue beret is authorized for anyone? (6.2.5, page 91)
Quote from: JeffDG on December 31, 2013, 03:01:35 PMAm I reading this right...a navy blue beret is authorized for anyone? (6.2.5, page 91)Negative. Blue Berets may be worn by those completing NBB or otherwise authorized by the wing commander (184.108.40.206, page 109).
6.2.5 Beret. Navy blue. Position headband straight across the forehead, one inch above the eyebrows. Drape the top over the right ear and the stiffener. Adjust ribbon for comfort, tie in a knot, and tuck inside or cut-off. Appropriate flight cap device will be worn unless worn due to Blue Beret attendance, in which case the member will wear the Blue Beret, beret device.
Removed American flag patch from BDUs (attachement 9)QuoteEliminated American Flag Patch on BDUs and Blue Field Uniform 1 Jan 2017 Attachemnt 7 shows "aircrew" wings? is that new? I couldn't find other mention of it in a search...
My only guess is that other aircrew members (scanners, airborne photographers, etc.) may be getting wings. That would still need to be approved in CAPR 35-6.
220.127.116.11.3 Right Sleeve. One full color, special activity patch as authorized by Attachment 4 may be sewn to the coat on the right sleeve ½ inch below the shoulder seam.