16th Guards Yasskaya Red Banner order of Suvorov Air Defence Division

16-я гвардейская Ясская Краснознаменная ордена Суворова дивизия ПВО

Military Unit: 40882, from 1980: 95002

Activated 4.60 in Krasnovodsk, Ashkhabad Oblast, from the 72nd Guards Fighter Aviation Corps.

Organisation 1962:

Both the 66th Fighter Aviation Regiment PVO and the 177th Guards Fighter Aviation Regiment PVO were disbanded in 1962.

Organisation 1970:

Organisation 1980:

From 4.80 renamed 16th independent Guards Air Defence Division.

Organisation 1981:

2.2.86 united with the 33rd Air Defence Division, and renamed 50th independent Guards Air Defence Corps.