70th Guards Red Banner Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment

70-й гвардейский зенитно-ракетный Краснознаменный полк

Military Unit: 04671

Activated 1959 in Magnitogorsk, Chelyabinsk Oblast, from the 70th Guards Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment.

Initially with 4 S-75 battalions.


In 1970 an independent Anti-Aircraft Missile Group with 2 launch S-200 (SA-5) battalions were added to the regiment:

Red Banner awarded 22.2.68.

In 1989 with 3 S-75M3 and 3 S-200V battalions (including one S-200A mobilisation battalion).

Disbanded 1998 - honours and awards were transferred to the 1533rd Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment.