575th Missile Regiment

575-й ракетный полк

Military Unit: 54172

Activated 6.60 in Kostroma, Kostroma Oblast, under the 165th Missile Brigade, and from 5.61 the 10th Guards Missile Division.

1963 with two battalions at two sites:

In March 1964 all battalions were upgraded to regiments:

In 1969 the regiment stood down, and the BSP-13 site was transferred to the 592nd Missile Regiment.

The regiment went on alert duty in 1969 in area BRK-6, with 10 UR-100 (8K84M) (SS-11) silos.

Construction of a new LCF (Type IIIX silo) (Launch Control Facility MM) began 6.77 near silo 60M, but construction stopped 11.78, and the silo was backfilled, as the planned conversion to MR-UR-100 (15A15) (SS-17) was cancelled.

The regiment stood down 1.12.84 and was disbanded in 1985.

US designation 1960-1969: Kostroma ICBM complex (Launch site F). Type IID pads. (57 55 20N, 41 09 48E):

US designation 1969-1984: Kostroma ICBM complex (Launch Group M). Type IIID silos.