50th Air Army DA
50-я Воздушная Армия
Military Unit: 49707; from 4.46: 55135
Lieutenant-General Mikhail Mikhaylovich Gromov, 5.5.42 -
Colonel-General Nikolay Filippovich Papivin, 26.5.43 -
Lieutenant-General Evgeniy Makarovich Nikolaenko, 25.5.46 -
Lieutenant-General Georgiy Semenovich Schetchikov, 8.49 -
Lieutenant-General Evgeniy Makarovich Nikolaenko, 7.52 -
Major-General Fedor Ivanovich Dobysh, 1.56 - 1.7.60
Activated 5.42 from the VVS Kalinin Front, as the 3rd Air Army.
11th Fighter Aviation Corps
5th Guards Fighter Aviation Division
190th Fighter Aviation Division
259th Fighter Aviation Division
211th Assault Aviation Division
335th Assault Aviation Division
3rd Guards Bomber Aviation Division
314th Night-Bomber Aviation Division
6th Guards Assault Aviation Regiment
11th independent Reconnaissance Aviation Regiment
206th independent Artillery Correction Regiment
763rd Transport Aviation Regiment
Most units were transferred to the 15th Air Army during the
9.4.46 renamed 1st Air Army DA, and transferred to Smolensk,
10.1.49 renamed 50th Air Army DA.
The 144th Fighter Aviation Division was part of the army 1952 to
The 51st Guards Heavy Bomber Aviation
Corps and the 79th Guards Heavy Bomber Aviation
Corps was disbanded 8.56.
1.7.60 renamed 50th Missile Army.
Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Oblast, 1945 - 4.46
Smolensk, Smolensk Oblast, 4.46 - 7.60 [54 47 05N, 32 03 36E]