587th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment

587-й зенитно-ракетный полк

Military Unit: 68236

Activated 1960 in Krasnovodsk, Ashkhabad Oblast.


During the late 1960's an independent Anti-Aircraft Missile Group with 2 launch S-200 (SA-5) battalions were added to the regiment:

In 1972 took over battalions from the 371st Guards Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment:

From 1972 some S-75 battalions were reduced to mobilisation battalions.

In 1980's with 4 S-75M3 (SA-2) and 2 S-200V (SA-5) battalions.

5.92 taken over by Turkmenistan.