799th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment

799-й зенитно-ракетный полк

Military Unit: 62843

Activated 1.1.53 in Dubki, Moscow Oblast - initially as the 1980th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment for Special Use and from 1955 as the 799th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment for Special Use.

1953 to 1985 equipped with 60 S-25 (SA-1) launchers:

1985 converted to the S-300PS (SA-10) with two independent battalions:

Both battalions were co-located with S-300PT battalions of the 674th and 654th Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiments.

1998 reduced to a mobilisation (cadre) regiment - the personnel was demobilised, and the equipment withdrawn to a central storage base.

Disbanded 2009.