289th Nikopolskaya Red Banner Bomber Aviation Division

289-я бомбардировочная Никопольская Краснознаменная авиационная дивизия

Military Unit: 21814

Activated 4.8.42 as the 289th Assault Aviation Division.

Organisation 5.45 :

29.4.56 renamed 289th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Division (289th IBAD, from 11.76 289th ADIB).

The 232nd and 686th Assault Aviation Regiments were disbanded 5.57, and was replaced by the 806th and 807th Assault Aviation Regiments.

Organisation 1957:

In 6.61 the 807th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment was replaced by the 236th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment.

In 1978 the 947th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment was replaced by the 69th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment.

Organisation 1980:

In 8.84 the 236th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment left the division, and was transferred to Czechoslovakia.

1988 renamed 289th Bomber Aviation Division.

Organisation 1990:

1.1.92 taken over by Ukraine.