About Beale AFB Airport (BAB, KBAB)
Situated about 8 miles east of Marysville and about 40 miles north of Sacramento, Beale Air Force Base is the United States Air Force (USAF) base known for being home to the Ninth Reconnaissance Wing that serves as the host wing for Beale AFB. Beale Air Force Base is a large base featuring five gates that provide access on each side of the base. Beale Air Force Base boasts a rich historical and cultural heritage and around 4,000 military personnel. The Ninth Reconnaissance Wing consists of four groups at Beale Air Force Base and s variety of overseas operating locations.