789th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment

789-й зенитно-ракетный полк

Military Unit: 92881

Activated 1953 in Vvedenskoye (Klin-7), Moscow Oblast - initially as the 1978th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment for Special Use and from 1955 as the 789th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment for Special Use.

1953 to 1983 equipped with 60 S-25 (SA-1) launchers:

In 1963 a S-125 (SA-3) battalion was added to the regiment - 56 07 24N, 36 31 30E (Moscow SAM site E32-3)

1983 converted to the S-300PT (SA-10) with three independent battalions:

Disbanded 1994, and was absorbed by an independent Anti-Aircraft Missile Battalion of the 17th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment.