New era begins on Barksdale Air Force Base

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 08/01 2014 09:08AM

Updated 08/01 2014 06:45PM

Colonel Kristin Goodwin officially takes command from outgoing commander, Colonel Andrew Gebara.

The ceremony took place Friday morning inside Hoban Hall.

Goodwin is the Air Force's first woman to oversee all operations of a combat bomber wing. 

Goodwin previously was the Vice Commander of a Bomb Wing in Missouri.

NBC 6 Today Anchor Dan Jovic attended the ceremony at BAFB and will bring you all the details tonight at 5, 6, and 10.

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