USAF Air Weapons Control Badge
Awarded to officers and enlisted personnel who have a direct role in the command and control, management, and direction of air operations. Awardee must have completed USAF Air Weapons Controller School or a HQ USAF recognized air weapons controller system qualification course; if the individual did not attend the listed courses, they could receive the badge after assignment to an operational unit and upon initial upgrade or after assignment to a staff level position for 12 months. The senior badge required a total of 3 years in position and the master badge required a total of 7 years in position. This badge has been replaced by the Command and Control Badge.