345th Independent Guards Airborne Regiment Motto, Articles with Russian-language external links, Articles incorporating text from Wikipedia, Military units and formations established in 1944, Airborne units and formations of the Soviet Union, Articles needing cleanup after translation from Russian, File:345th Independent Guards Airborne Regiment Logo.png, April 9, 1989, crack-down on demonstrators, 345th Independent Guards Airborne Regiment official web site, https://military.wikia.org/wiki/345th_Independent_Guards_Airborne_Regiment?oldid=4660508. The 345th Guards Airborne Regiment of the Soviet Airborne Troops was active from 1944 to 1998.It was formed on 30 December 1944 at Lapichi, Osipovichi district, Mogilev Oblast, in the Byelorussian SSR.In 1979, after the disbandment of 105-th Guards Airborne Division it became a separate regiment. Since August 1992 it was stationed in Gudauta Abkhaz ASSR to participate in the Abkhaz war. Russian Kostroma Guards Airborne Regiment Hold Intensive Tactical Drills in Yaroslavl Region. It was subsequently renamed the 50th Military Base and then the 10th Peacekeeping Airborne Regiment. It was formed on 30 December 1944 at Lapichi, Osipovichi district, Mogilev Oblast, in the Byelorussian SSR. report. Part of the 37th Guards Airborne Corps, 9th Guards Army on the Karelian front (May 1944), on the Svir river (June 1944) and near Budapest in February 1945. 7th Guards Airborne Division in Novorossiysk; 76th Guards Airborne Division in Pskov; 98th Guards Airborne Division in Ivanovo; 106th Guards Airborne Division in Tula, was to be disbanded on June 1st, 2009 87 troops of a company of the 345th Regiment took part in Operation Storm-333.[1]. During the Regiment's deployment in Afghanistan, its original 1st Battalion remained on station in Fergana, Uzbek SSR, and in 1982 became the base for formation of the 387th Separate Training Regiment. It took part in the April 9, 1989, crack-down on demonstrators in the centre of Tbilisi. Airborne-Assault Battalion of the Separate Airborne Assault Brigade (VDV) Airborne-Assault Company (1986—1990) Motorized Rifle Battalion (BMP-2) of the Motorized Rifle Regiment or Tank Regiment Motorized Rifle Company, Standard (1980—1990) Motorized Rifle Company, Afghanistan (1980—1989) Marquo-> RE: Soviet Unit Creation List (8/13/2011 2:50:53 PM) >Guards Airborne Division - I went by when this unit becomes available in the OB file (wrob.dat) but I've never tried to create one myself so is >the date 6/43 or 1/43? The Russian Airborne Troops or VDV (from "Vozdushno-desantnye voyska Rossii", Russian: Воздушно-десантные войска России, ВДВ; Air-landing Forces) is a military branch of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation. [1000x667] Close. It was subsequently renamed the 50th Military Base and then the 10th Peacekeeping Airborne Regiment. After heavy fighting, 104th Guards regiment and its accompanying artillery are destroyed. An Airborne Battalion, which arrived in Afghanistan in July 1979 under the command of Guards Lieutenant Colonel Lomakin, was integrated into the 345th regiment as its new 1st Battalion. Genesis of the Airborne Conce_pt The genesis of Soviet airborne military doctrine occurred during the decade of the 192Os, a period characterized by intense intellectual ferment in Soviet military affairs. The Regiment was later relocated to Gudauta in the Abkhaz ASSR of the Georgian SSR. Soviet-Afghan War, 345th Guards Airborne Regiment marksman. English: 350th guards airborne regiment of the 103th guards airborne division, a military formation within the Soviet Airborne Troops. 96% Upvoted. British 4th Armoured division continues its attacks against the Soviet paratroops. The 76th Division originally had three regiments, the 104th, 234th, and 237th, with the 237th Guards Airborne Regiment disbanded circa 2002. 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