Location: Anbar Province, near the city of al-Baghdadi.
- 33° 48′ 0″ N, 42° 26′ 0″ E
- 33.8, 42.433333
Coalition ground troops operating as trainers for Iraqi forces have been based at Al-Asad since 2014. In February 2015 320 US Marines were reportedly based at al-Asad, and in March 2015, the Australian government announced that 300 Australian specialist trainers would be deployed to the base.
Al Asad Air Base, Wikipedia
- Australian Bases Abroad, Nautilus Institute