Airborne Assault Troops [VDV] - Order of Battle
11th Air Assault Brigade, Sosnov'y Bor [INACTIVE]
21st Airborne Brigade Stavropol [INACTIVE]
56th Guards Airborne Brigade Volgodonsk [INACTIVE]
100th Airborne Brigade [INACTIVE]
36th Guards Airborne Division, N. Caucasus [INACTIVE]
76th Airborne Division, Pskov
103rd Airborne Division, [INACTIVE since 1993]
104th Guards Airborne Division, Ulyanovsk [INACTIVE]
106th Airborne Division, Tula
AIRBORNE COMBAT FORMATIONS
- Air Assault Brigade: (1 recon BMD, 1 recon BRDM-2, 1 SO-120 SP Mortar); 2 Air Assault Battalions; 2 Light Parachute Battalions; Airborne Light AT Battery
- Airborne Regiment: (1 SO-120 SP Mortar); 3 Airborne Battalions; Airborne AT Battery;
AIRBORNE SUPPORT UNITS
AIRBORNE COMBAT UNIT TO&E
1There is one Airborne Artillery Battery in an Air Assault Brigade. This is the only organic artillery unit apart from the 120mm SP Mortar.
2There is one Airborne AA Battery per Air Assault Brigade, one per Airborne Rgt, and 3 in the Airborne Div AA Btn. Towed ZU-23 AAA may be upgraded to ZSU-23-4 in 1990s.
3Mounted in BMDs if attached to an Air Assault Brigade, foot mobile if part of a para deployed force
4Airborne Division asset: 1 Battalion per division.
|56th landing assault Regiment||119th Airborne Regiment|
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