293rd independent Reconnaissance Aviation Regiment

293-й отдельный разведывательный авиационный полк

Military Unit: 21379

Activated 1962(?) in Vozzhaevka, Amur Oblast.

1967 absorbed the 72nd independent Aviation Squadron for Tactical Reconnaissance as the 2nd AE.

Part of the unit (2nd squadron) served in Kabul, Afghanistan [34 33 55N, 69 12 50E] with MiG-21R, 7.7.82 to 17.8.83 - while there known as the 263rd independent Tactical Reconnaissance Aviation Squadron.

Disbanded 5.98.