photo: Mikhail Kovalev
Shipment of equipment will be made after the initial firings on the basis of Scientific-research test center of air defense of the 4th state Central multipurpose landfill. Place of permanent deployment of s-400 will be Theodosius, reports “Interfax”.
Oleynikov said that the personnel of the regiment has already passed retraining at the training center anti-aircraft missile troops Academy of air and space defense in Gatchina.
18-th guards Sevastopol-Feodosia anti-aircraft missile regiment was established in 1922 and is one of the oldest parts of the defense. After the collapse of the USSR, the regiment was part of the air force and air defense of Ukraine.