783rd Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment

783-й зенитно-ракетный полк

Military Unit: 51831

Activated 1953 in Bereznetsovo, Moscow Oblast - initially as the 1976th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment for Special Use and from 1955 as the 783rd Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment for Special Use.

1953 to 1984 equipped with 60 S-25 (SA-1) launchers:

1984 converted to the S-300PT (SA-10), and was reduced to an independent Anti-Aircraft Missile Battalion of the 628th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment.