63rd Theater Aviation Brigade

This is the official webpage of the 63rd TAB.

Organized and federally recognized Sept. 15, 1986 in the Kentucky National Guard (Army component) at Frankfort as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Aviation Brigade, 35th Infantry Division. The unit was reorganized and re-designated Sept. 1, 1995 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 63rd Aviation Group, and relieved from assignment to the 35th Infantry Division. The unit headquarters is currently located in Frankfort.

The unit is known for its distinctive unit insignia. A silver colored metal and enamel device blazoned as follows: per chevron enarched Azure and Gris, on an arrowhead throughout counter-changed in chief a demi-Pegasus issuant Sable and in base a mulletty of the second. Attached to the sides and below the device a red scroll inscribed “UNBRIDLED THUNDER” in silver. Overall dimensions are 1 3/16 inches (3.02 cm) in height. Symbolism: Blue is the color traditionally associated with the Aviation units. The shield represents defense. The arrowhead signifies readiness; pointing up, indicates the spirit of the aviation mission. The Pegasus symbolizes the Brigade’s mission of flight, alluding to the unit’s location, Kentucky, the horse capital of the world. The stars suggest constancy; the two rows of stars, six and three, allude to the number “63,” the Brigade’s designation. The distinctive unit insignia was approved August 30, 2007.

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63rd TAB NEWS

Aviation unit departs for deployment to Afghanistan
May 8, 2020

63rd Theater Aviation Brigade Supports COVID-19 Drive Thru Testing Site
April 16, 2020

Kentucky Guard Supports first State Drive-Thru Testing Site
April 13, 2020

Kentucky Brigade Training Officers lead the way
March 30, 2020

Aviator makes final flight, says goodbye to the Guard
February 28, 2020

Marine Reservists lead training of Kentucky Guard Soldiers
February 12, 2020

Kentucky MEDEVAC trains for water rescue
January 25, 2017

Operation Immersion
May 23, 2016

Combat medics get refresher training and more
November 18, 2015

Proud of the Progress - Former aviation maintenance operator excited for future of new AASF
October 19, 2015

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63rd Theater Aviation Brigade (BNGC, Frankfort)

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