244th Allenshtaynskiy Heavy Bomber Aviation Regiment
244-й тяжелый бомбардировочный Алленштайнский авиационный полк
Military Unit: 26284
Activated 1940(?) as the 244th Bomber Aviation Regiment.
1961 renamed 244th Heavy Bomber Aviation Regiment.
15 crews flew to Egypt 10.62, and were stationed there to 2.63, mainly to train Egyptian pilots on the Tu-16. The bombers flew several combat missions with a Soviet/Egyptian mixed crew, primarily to Yemen - and were led by brigade commander Mubarak (the later president of Egypt).
3.65 transferred to Novgorod-Krechevitsy, Novgorod Oblast, and renamed 244th Military-Transport Aviation Regiment.
Toryn, Poland, 5.45 [53 01 46N, 18 32 42N]
Migalovo, Tver Oblast, 1946 - 1965 [56 49 44N, 35 45 14E]
Boston B-3, 1942-1947