Military Command Red Banner Academy for Air Defence imeni Marshal of the Soviet Union G. K. Zhukov
Военная командная Краснознаменная академия противовоздушной обороны им. Маршала Советского Союза Г.К. Жукова
Activated 4.11.56 in Kalinin (Tver), Kalinin Oblast, as the Military Command Academy for Air Defence.
The Academy provides regiment and division-level commanding officers to the Air Defence Forces (PVO).
Summer 1974 named "imeni Marshal of the Soviet Union G.K. Zhukov".
17.12.81 awarded the Red Banner.
1992 took over the duties of the former Military Engineering Radio-Technical Academy for Air Defence.
1998 renamed Military Air Defence University.
2002 renamed Military Academy for Air Defence imeni Marshal of the Soviet Union G.K. Zhukov.
2009 named Military Academy of Aerospace Defence imeni Marshal of the Soviet Union G.K. Zhukov.