28th Air Defence Corps

28-й корпус ПВО

Military Unit: 78488

Activated 22.9.54 in Lvov, Lvov Oblast, as the Lvov Air Defence Corps.

5.60 renamed 28th Air Defence Corps

Organisation 1962:

Organisation 1970:

In 1979 the 179th Fighter Aviation Regiment PVO left the corps, and became a fighter-bomber aviation regiment.

Organisation 1980:

In 6.82 the 1282nd Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment was transferred to Mongolia.

In 5.86 the 894th Fighter Aviation Regiment PVO joined the corps.

In 3.88 the 179th Fighter Aviation Regiment PVO rejoined the corps.

Organisation 1988:

The 312th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment was disbanded 1.9.88.

In 1989 the 833rd Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment (mobilisation) was activated in Korosten, Zhitomir Oblast.

1.2.92 taken over by Ukraine - 1.6.92 renamed Western Air Defence Region.