183rd Missile Regiment

183-й ракетный полк

Military Unit: 14420

Activated 9.7.60 at Vypolzovo, Tver Oblast, under the 7th Missile Brigade, and from 5.61 the 7th Guards Missile Division.

1963 with 2 battalions at two sites:

In March 1964 all battalions were upgraded to regiments:

In 1969 the BSP-42 and BSP-51 sites were transferred to the 183rd Missile Regiment, now with:

The R-16 sites were deactivated 5.10.76, and the regiment was disbanded 17.2.77.

US designation 1964-1969: Yedrovo ICBM complex (Launch site C, later launch site 5). Type IID pads.

Yedrovo Launch Site 5 (BSP-4) (57 48 54N, 33 07 48E):