570th Missile Regiment
570-й ракетный полк
Military Unit: 44136
Activated 6.60 in Svobodnyy, Amur Oblast, from the 847th Artillery Regiment - initially under the 133rd Missile Brigade, from 5.61 the 27th Missile Division.
1963 with 3 battalions at three sites:
1st Battalion - BSP-31 with 2 R-16 pads - alert duty from 10.2.62
2nd Battalion - BSP-32 with 2 R-16 pads - alert duty from 12.62 (estimate)
3rd Battalion - BSP-33 with 2 R-16 pads - alert duty from 12.63 (estimate)
In March 1964 all battalions were upgraded to regiments:
1st Battalion remained as the 570th Missile Regiment, now with 2 R-16 pads (site BSP-31)
2nd Battalion became 772nd Missile Regiment with 2 R-16 pads (site BSP-32)
3rd Battalion became 774th Missile Regiment with 2 R-16 pads (site BSP-33)
In 1968 the regiment took control over the BSP-32 and BSP-33 sites:
BSP-31 with 2 R-16 pads
BSP-32 with 2 R-16 pads
BSP-33 with 2 R-16 pads
The regiment stood down in 1976 and was disbanded (1977).
US designation 1960-1977: Svobodnyy ICBM complex (Launch site A, later launch site 3). Type IIB pads.
Svobodnyy ICBM complex (Launch Site 3) (51 54 44N, 128 09 03E):