43rd Air Army DA

43-я Воздушная Армия ДА

Military Unit: 29702; from 4.46: 35564


Activated 9.6.42 from the VVS Southwestern Front, as the 8th Air Army.

Organisation 5.45:

Most units were transferred to the VVS Kiev Military District in 4.46.

9.4.46 renamed 2nd Air Army DA, and transferred to Vinnitsa, Vinnitsa Oblast.

Organisation 1946:

10.1.49 renamed 43rd Air Army DA.

Organisation 1950:

The 70th Guards Heavy Bomber Aviation Corps and the 81st Guards Heavy Bomber Aviation Corps was disbanded 8.56.

Organisation 1958:

1.7.60 renamed 43rd Missile Army.