790th Missile Regiment
790-й ракетный полк
Military Unit: 12421, from 1969: 30007
Activated 3.64 in Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Kray, under the 36th Guards Missile Division.
The regiment controlled site BSP-2(?) with 2 R-16 pads.
Both the BSP-1 and 2 sites were started as Type IIC sites (R-9A - SS-8 pads), but were abandoned shortly after construction began. A new BSP-1 site was built just south of the original BSP-1 site (a launch clearing can still be seen at 56 21 05N, 92 20 32E), while a new BSP-2 site was built on top of the old BSP-2 site.
In 1969 the BSP-2(?) site was transferred to the 000 Missile Regiment, and the regiment was transferred to Uzhur, Krasnoyarsk Kray, under the 62nd Missile Division.
The regiment went on alert duty 1970 with 6 R-36 (8K67) (SS-9) silos at site BRK-9.
The regiment stood down 1979, and began conversion to the R-36MUTTKh (SS-18) missile - alert duty from 1980.
US designation 1964-1969: Gladkaya ICBM complex (Launch site A, later launch site 3). Type IID pads.
US designation 1970-2005: Uzhur ICBM complex (Launch Group I). Type IIIC silos.
Gladkaya ICBM complex (Launch site 3) (56 20 26N, 92 20 11E):
Uzhur ICBM Complex - Launch Group I (Type IIIC):
silo 50I: 55 34 55N, 89 56 28E
silo 51I: 55 29 05N, 89 43 55E
silo 52I: 55 32 51N, 89 48 40E - control site
silo 53I: 55 38 01N, 89 49 30E
silo 54I: 55 39 37N, 89 57 15E
silo 55I: 55 37 10N, 89 41 06E