60th Tamanskaya order of the October Revolution Red Banner Missile Division im. 60th Anniversary SSSR

60-я ракетная Таманская ордена Октябрьской Революции Краснознамённая дивизия имени 60-летия СССР

Military Unit: 89553


Activated 28.5.61 in Birobidzhan, Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast, from the 229th Fighter Aviation Division.

Initial organisation:

In 8.61 the 83rd Missile Regiment was transferred to the 45th Missile Division.

In 1964 the division was transferred to Tatischevo, Saratov Oblast, where the division eventually would control no less than 120 UR-100 (SS-11) silos.

Organisation 1970:

Began conversion to the UR-100N (SS-19) missile in 1976.

21.2.78 awarded the order of the October Revolution, and 1982 named "imeni 60-letiya SSSR".

Organisation 1982:

Organisation 1990:

1997 begins conversion to the RT-2PM2 Topol-M2 (SS-27) missile.

Organisation 2006:

Organisation 2015:


Support Units:

Tatischevo ICBM complex coordinates (for Type IIID silos, see individual regiments):