Flying a UAS on or near Barksdale Air Force Base has both safety and legal responsibilities. If you intend on operating a drone near Barksdale AFB assigned airspace, you must have authorization to do so. This page will provide you some guidance and resources to operate your UAS within the legal parameters and in a safe manner.
All UAS/drone flight operations, including Public, Civil, and Model Aircraft, are prohibited within the airspace over select national security sensitive facilities, including Barksdale AFB. These areas are designated “National Defense Airspace.” Operators who do not comply with these drone restrictions may incur criminal charges under 49 USC 46307.