212th Anti-Aircraft Missile Brigade

212-я зенитно-ракетная бригада

Military Unit: 96443

Activated 24.2.61 in Dnepropetrovsk, Dnepropetrovsk Oblast, as the 298th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment.

Initially with 4 S-75 (SA-2) battalions, while five additional S-125 (SA-3) battalions were activated in 1967.

Organisation in the late 1960's:

7.68 renamed 212th Anti-Aircraft Missile Brigade.

In 1972 an independent Anti-Aircraft Missile Group with 3 launch S-200 (SA-5) battalions were added to the brigade:

1991 with 3 S-200 (SA-5), 3 S-75 (SA-2) and 4 S-125 (SA-3) battalions.

In 1988 one S-75 (SA-2) and one S-125 (SA-3) battalion were disbanded.

6.92 taken over by Ukraine.