487th Missile Regiment

487-й ракетный полк

Military Unit: 74207

Activated 3.64 in Kostroma, Kostroma Oblast, under the 10th Guards Missile Division.

The regiment controlled site BSP-1 with 2 R-16 (SS-7) pads.

The regiment stood down in 1969, and the BSP-1 site was transferred to the 592nd Missile Regiment.

The regiment went on alert duty in 1970 in area BRK-9, with 10 UR-100 (8K84M) (SS-11) silos.

The regiment converted to the MR-UR-100U (15A16) (SS-17) missile in 1979 - alert duty from 23.11.79 with 10 silos (Type IIIH) and one LCF (Type IIIX) silo.

The regiment stood down 12.1.88 and was disbanded (1988).

US designation 1960-1969: Kostroma ICBM complex (Launch site A). Type IIB pads. (58 01 39N, 41 21 48E):

US designation 1970-1979: Kostroma ICBM complex (Launch Group P) (Ten Type IIID silos):
US designation 1979-1988: Kostroma ICBM complex (Launch Group P) (Ten Type IIIH and one Type IIIX silos):