Strategic Rocket Forces (RVSN)

Repair-Technical Base

Ремонтно-технические базы (РТБ)

General Notes:

Repair-Technical Base is a cover term for the unit that controls the nuclear warheads within a division, brigade or regiment.

The unit is directly subordinated to the 12th Main Directorate of the Ministry of Defence (12th GUMO), and would be battalion sized, when attached to a regiment, and regiment sized when attached to a division.

The unit consists of highly specialized personnel, which would wear a large assortment of uniforms. As an example, a Repair-Technical Base stationed in East Germany, might even wear East German uniforms.

The duties of a Repair-Technical Base are:

Repair-Technical Bases were also attached to Army, Navy, Air Force and Air Defence nuclear-capable units.

Name Notes
53rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.59; attached to the 76th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1980
56th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.59; attached to the 652nd Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1970
87th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.59; attached under the 637th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
117th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.59; attached to the 84th Missile Regiment; 1968 transferred to the Army
264th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.58; attached to the 115th Missile Regiment; disbanded 5.66
329th Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.59; attached to the 163rd Missile Regiment; disbanded 1984
330th Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.59; attached to the 103rd Missile Regiment; disbanded 1982
331st Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.59; attached to the 181st Missile Regiment; from 1984 under the 50th Missile Division; disbanded 4.91
349th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.59; attached to the 97th Missile Regiment; disbanded 11.66
410th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 101st Missile Regiment; 1968 transferred to the Army
432nd Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 25th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1990
494th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 40th Missile Regiment; disbanded 3.90
512th Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.59; attached to the 330th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1987
743rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.59; attached to the 309th Missile Regiment; disbanded 12.68
836th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 8th Missile Division
842nd Repair-Technical Base Activated 1964; attached to the 60th Missile Division
847th Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.59; attached to the 323rd Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
856th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.58; attached to the 94th Missile Regiment; disbanded 12.78
857th Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.58; attached to the 85th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
858th Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.58; attached to the 142nd Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1980
859th Repair-Technical Base Activated 4.59; attached to the 376th Guards Missile Regiment, and from 1980 the 49th Guards Missile Division; disbanded 1997
866th Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.59; attached under the 324th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
914th Repair-Technical Base Activated 1960; from 1969 attached to the 98th Missile Brigade; disbanded 1984
944th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 351st Missile Regiment from 1959; disbanded 1982
966th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 369th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1975
979th Repair-Technical Base Activated 1959; attached to the Plesetsk Test Center
981st Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 396th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1975
982nd Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.59; attached to the 398th Missile Regiment; from 1977 under the 33rd Guards Missile Division; disbanded 1997
988th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 615th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.84
1018th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.58; attached to the 79th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 3.78
1026th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 576th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1980
1031st Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 577th Missile Regiment; from 1980 under the 37th Guards Missile Division; disbanded 12.93
1033rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.59; attached to the 586th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1988
1051st Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.59; attached to the 151st Missile Regiment; disbanded 7.89
1052nd Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.59; attached to the 647th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
1053rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.59; attached to the 846th Missile Regiment; disbanded 7.81
1054th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.60; attached to the 308th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1978
1055th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 170th Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.80
1056th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 249th Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.79
1057th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 306th Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.80
1058th Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.59; attached to the 867th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 6.82
1059th Repair-Technical Base Activated 1959; attached to the 178th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.80
1060th Repair-Technical Base Activated 1959; attached to the 185th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1979
1320th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.59; attached to the 638th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 4.80
1501st Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 7th Guards Missile Division
1503rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.60; attached to the 304th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1978
1505th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.60; attached to the 346th Guards Missile Regiment; from 2.78 under the 32nd Missile Division; disbanded 12.93
1507th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 344th Guards Missile Regiment, and from 3.83 the 29th Guards Missile Division
1509th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.60; attached to the 429th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1968
1510th Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.60; attached to the 434th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1978
1511th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 307th Missile Regiment; disbanded 5.82
1512th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.60; attached to the 402nd Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 7.77
1513th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 404th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1978
1515th Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.60; attached to the 479th Guards Missile Regiment; from 1980 under the 35th Missile Division
1516th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 428th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 3.78
1517th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 431st Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1984
1518th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 480th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1980
1519th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.60; attached to the 432nd Missile Regiment; disbanded 1984
1520th Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.60; attached to the 433rd Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1978
1526th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 4th Missile Division; disbanded 10.02
1527th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 47th Missile Division; disbanded 1991
1531st Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 54th Guards Missile Division; disbanded 12.05
1533rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 664th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1982
1534th Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 665th Missile Regiment; from 1979 under the 43rd Guards Missile Division; disbanded 12.92
1535th Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.60; attached to the 668th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1979
1539th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 52nd Missile Division; disbanded 2002
1540th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 36th Guards Missile Division; disbanded 2002
1541st Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 39th Guards Missile Division
1544th Repair-Technical Base Activated 8.60; attached to the 430th Missile Regiment; from 1969 under the 19th Missile Division(?); disbanded 1997
1605th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.61; attached to the 24th Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.84
1606th Repair-Technical Base Activated 1.61; attached to the 30th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
1607th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.60; attached to the 305th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
1617th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 49th Guards Missile Division, and from 10.62 the 290th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1976
1640th Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.61; attached under the 42nd Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
1739th Repair-Technical Base Activated 1983; attached to the 23rd Guards Missile Division; disbanded 2007
1805th Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.60; attached to the 62nd Missile Regiment; from 1968 under the 46th Missile Division; disbanded 1997
3003rd Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.64; attached to the 38th Missile Division; disbanded 9.96
3009th Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.64; attached to the 62nd Missile Division
3660th Repair-Technical Base Activated 12.61; attached to the 156th Missile Regiment; disbanded 7.62
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.60; attached to the 403rd Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.84
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.61; attached to the 44th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 1989
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.61; attached to the 56th Guards Missile Regiment; disbanded 2.84
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.61; attached to the 303rd Missile Regiment; disbanded 1983
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 9.61; attached to the 60th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1984
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 10th Guards Missile Division; disbanded 12.05
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.64; attached to the 13th Missile Division
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 14th Missile Division
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 18th Guards Missile Division; from 10.62 under the 703rd Missile Regiment, and from 11.64 the 17th Missile Brigade; disbanded 1978
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 27th Missile Division; disbanded 1993
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 28th Guards Missile Division
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 41st Guards Missile Division; disbanded 12.01
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.60; attached to the 42nd Missile Division
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.58; attached to the 109th Missile Regiment; disbanded 1970
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 10.58; attached to the 132nd Missile Regiment; 1968 transferred to the Army
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.61; attached to the 83rd Missile Regiment; disbanded 6.69
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 571st Missile Regiment; disbanded 1970
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 7.60; attached to the 481st Missile Regiment; disbanded 1971
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.60; attached to the 496th Missile Regiment, and from 1965 the 68th Missile Brigade; disbanded 1980
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.64; attached to the 57th Missile Division; disbanded 12.95
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 5.64; attached to the 59th Missile Division; disbanded 5.05
0000 Repair-Technical Base Activated 6.61; attached to the 81st Missile Regiment; disbanded 1970