Barksdale AFB Base Guide

Barksdale Air Force Base is located in the northwest corner of Louisiana.

The climate, location and military environment make this area a popular place for military retirees and their families to call home. You will find this area a great places to work and play.

Emerging from the cotton fields of Northwestern Louisiana in the early 1930s, Barksdale Air Force Base has grown into a major source of revenue and employment for the region.

As a key Air Force Global Strike Command base, Barksdale has a pivotal role in providing a large part of the nation's deterrent force.