|WORLD AREA CODE||91|
|ZIP CODE||CA 95903|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||BAB|
LAT / LON 39°8'9"N / -121°-26'-13"W
Station ID: KBAB
Observation Time: 16/03/2021 5:15 am
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About Beale Air Force Base Airport Code
Beale Air Force Base Airport Code is BAB. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport. This United States Air Force base is located at a height of 34 meters above sea level.
Beale air force base zip code is CA 95903.
About Beale Air Force Base Airport (BAB)
Beale Air Force Base (Beale AFB) is nestled in the heart of Marysville. Established in 1942, it is home to the 9th Reconnaissance Wing (9 RW) considered one of the most critical units to the national defence as it works on intelligence essential for Presidential and Congressional decisions. For this mission, the unit is all geared with a fleet of U-2 Dragon Lady, RQ-4 Global Hawk, and other support equipment.
Beale Air Force Base (BAB airport code) is named after a former lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Edward Fitzgerald Beale. He is also remembered for his role as a Brigadier General in the California Militia. It is spread across an area of 23,000 acres rich in natural resources, cultural, and historical heritage. There are five gates on the base accessed by nearly 4,000 military personnel.
Beale Air Force Base (BAB) Runway
This facility is serviced by a single concrete runway called 15/33. It is 3,658 meters in length.
Nearest Airports to Beale Air Force Base (BAB)
- Sacramento International Airport: 44 miles
- Chico Municipal Airport: 62 miles
- Stockton Metropolitan Airport: 100 miles
- Reno-Tahoe International Airport: 121 miles
- Redding Municipal Airport: 126 miles
- Oakland International Airport: 134 miles
|15-33||12,000 ft||300 ft||Concrete||Yes|