179th Missile Regiment
179-й ракетный полк
Military Unit: 97687
Activated 11.66 in Svobodnyy, Amur Oblast, under the 27th Missile Division.
The regiment went on alert duty 1967 with 10 UR-100 (SS-11) silos in area BRK-3.
The regiment stood down 1973, and began conversion to the UR-100K missile - alert duty from 1973.
US designation: Svobodnyy ICBM complex (Launch Group K). Type IIID silos.
Svobodnyy ICBM complex (Launch Group K):