169th Varshavskaya Red Banner order of Bogdan Khmelnitskiy Anti-Aircraft Missile Brigade

169-я Варшавская Краснознаменная ордена Богдана Хмельницкого зенитно-ракетная бригада

Military Unit: 25006

Activated 1960 in Neman, Kaliningrad Oblast, as the 000 Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment, from the 000 Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment (31st Anti-Aircraft Artillery Division).

1967 renamed 169th Anti-Aircraft Missile Brigade.

Organisation 1960's:

During 1968-1969 an independent Anti-Aircraft Missile Group with a total of 3 launch S-200 (SA-5) battalions were added to the brigade:

1980's equipped with 2 S-75 (SA-2), 5 S-125 (SA-3) and 3 S-200V (SA-5) battalions.

In 1988 one S-200V and both S-75 battalions were disbanded.

One additional battalions were activated with the S-300P in the early 1990's:

Disbanded 1994.