39th independent Red Banner Landing-Assault Brigade
39-я отдельная десантно-штурмовая Краснознаменная бригада
Military Unit: 32351
Activated 10.79 in Khyrov, Lvov Oblast, from parts of the 80th Guards Parachute Regiment.
In 1.80 one battalion was deployed to Termez, Surkhandar'inskaya Oblast, for operations in Afghanistan, and was renamed 48th independent Landing-Assault Battalion.
Due to the troubles in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, the brigade was temporarily deployed to the region in 1.90 (probably via Stepanakert airport) - returned home 4.90.
1.6.90 transferred to the VDV, and renamed 224th Airborne Training Center.
1.92 taken over by Ukraine.