1127th independent Radio-Technical Unit

1127-й отдельный радиотехнический узел

Military Unit: 20117

Activated 1988 in Pivan-1 (Gayter), Khabarovsk Kray.

Consists of the eastern control center for the US-KMO (Progress) Early Warning Satellite System.

Contruction began in 1981 - equipment tuning from 1987 - tests began 4.98, after considerable delay due to funding issues - experimental alert duty from 2001 - full alert duty from 10.12.2002.