318th independent Konstantskiy Red Banner Anti-Submarine Aviation Regiment
318-й отдельный противолодочный Констанцский Краснознаменный авиационный полк
Military Unit: 42898
Activated 1940 as the 18th independent Maritime Reconnaissance Aviation Squadron.
1948 renamed 977th Long-Range Reconnaissance Aviation Regiment.
1.62 renamed 318th independent Anti-Submarine Aviation Regiment.
From 19.8.68 to 1973(?) some aircraft were deployed to Cairo-West (30 07 03N, 30 54 53E) and Mersa-Matruh (31 19 37N, 27 13 21E) in Egypt.
Some aircraft were deployed to Cam Ranh Bay in Vietnam [12 00 12N, 109 13 10E] during the 1970's.
1972 renamed 318th independent Long-Range Anti-Submarine Aviation Regiment.
15.10.95 renamed 318th independent Anti-Submarine Aviation Squadron.
1.9.96 renamed 318th independent Mixed Aviation Regiment.