Russian Airborne Troops in Ukraine




Incidents with Russian Airborne Troops units in Ukraine

Page Title
Military unit #
Spotted in Ukraine
Time of incident
Military command
Details (English)
Details (source text)
7th Airborne (Mountain) Division - 61756 - Raevskaya, Krasnodar Krai61756Simferopol, CrimeaMarch 2014Airborne Commandhttp://lugansk-news.com/russian-neo-nazi-identified-as-paratrooper-who-took-part-in-crimea-annexation/https://informnapalm.org/9800-natsysty-v-rossyjskom-spetsnaze-ydentyfytsyrovana-rota-voennoj-razvedky-rf-kotoraya-shturmovala-krymskyj-parlament/
7th Division, 247th Airborne Regiment - 54801 - Stavropol, Stavropol Krai54801N/D, Donetsk OblastOctober 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/identification-units-russian-armed-forces-deployed-fight-eastern-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/1391-ydentyfykatsyya-syl-vtorzhenyya-vs-rf-podrazdelenyya-y-yh-potery-na-terrytoryy-ukrayny/
7th Division, 247th Airborne Regiment - 54801 - Stavropol, Stavropol Krai54801N/D, Donetsk OblastSeptember 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/247th-air-assault-regiment-7th-guards-airborne-division/https://informnapalm.org/1062-247-j-desantno-shturmovoj-polk-7-j-dyvyzyy-vdv-v-ukrayne/
7th Division, 247th Airborne Regiment - 54801 - Stavropol, Stavropol Krai54801N/D, Donetsk OblastSeptember 2015Airborne Commandhttps://informnapalm.org/en/nov29-donbass-247/https://informnapalm.org/16069-ukr-kom-247-dshp/
11st Separate Airborne Brigade - 32364 - Sosnovka, Ulan-Ude, Republic of Buryatia32364N/D, Donetsk OblastN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/cargo-200-delivered-ulan-ude-buryatia/https://informnapalm.org/4672-v-ulan-ude-dostavyly-20-200-h/
31st Separate Airborne Brigade - 73612 - Ulyanovsk73612Ilovaisk, Donetsk OblastAugust 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/embarrassment-russia-soldiers-captured-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/3497-skolko-rossyjskyh-voennyhplen/
31st Separate Airborne Brigade - 73612 - Ulyanovsk73612Simferopol, CrimeaFebruary 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/how-ukrainian-berkut-officer-from-russian-ulyanovsk-assaulted-crimean-parliament-back-in-2014/https://informnapalm.org/10341-desant-berkut-krym/
31st Separate Airborne Brigade - 73612 - Ulyanovsk73612Chervonosilske, Donetsk OblastSeptember 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/russian-paratrooper-gave-himself-away-sitting-in-a-vehicle-of-the-donbas-battalion/https://informnapalm.org/10752-rossyjskyj-desantnyk-spalylsya-na-tachanke-donbassa/
31st Separate Airborne Brigade - 73612 - Ulyanovsk73612Ilovaisk, Donetsk OblastAugust 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/russian-paratrooper-gave-himself-away-sitting-in-a-vehicle-of-the-donbas-battalion/https://informnapalm.org/10752-rossyjskyj-desantnyk-spalylsya-na-tachanke-donbassa/
45th Special Forces Regiment - 28337 - Kubinka, Moscow Oblast28337Bezimenne, Donetsk OblastMay 2016Airborne Commandhttps://informnapalm.org/en/soldier-russian-45th-spetsnaz-brigade-ukrainian-resort-near-novoazovsk/https://informnapalm.org/28170-soldat-45-oj-obrspn-vdv-vs-rf-na-ukrainskih-kurortah-novoazovska/
45th Special Forces Regiment - 28337 - Kubinka, Moscow Oblast28337N/D, Donetsk OblastN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/identification-units-russian-armed-forces-deployed-fight-eastern-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/1391-ydentyfykatsyya-syl-vtorzhenyya-vs-rf-podrazdelenyya-y-yh-potery-na-terrytoryy-ukrayny/
56th Separate Airborne Brigade - 74507 - Kamyshin, Volgograd Oblast74507Krasnoarmiiske, Donetsk OblastN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/the-ato-headquarters-briefs-foreign-press-on-frontline/https://informnapalm.org/6915-v-shtabe-ato-provely-bryfyng-dlya-ynostrannoj-pressy-s-vyezdom-na-peredovuyu-foto/
76th Airborne Division, 104th Regiment - 32515 - Pskov32515LuhanskAugust 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/embarrassment-russia-soldiers-captured-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/3497-skolko-rossyjskyh-voennyhplen/
76th Airborne Division, 234th Regiment - 74268 - Pskov74268N/D, Donetsk OblastN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/identification-units-russian-armed-forces-deployed-fight-eastern-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/1391-ydentyfykatsyya-syl-vtorzhenyya-vs-rf-podrazdelenyya-y-yh-potery-na-terrytoryy-ukrayny/
98th Airborne Division, 217th Regiment - 62295 - Ivanovo, Ivanovo Oblast62295Debaltseve, Donetsk OblastN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/the-ato-headquarters-briefs-foreign-press-on-frontline/https://informnapalm.org/6915-v-shtabe-ato-provely-bryfyng-dlya-ynostrannoj-pressy-s-vyezdom-na-peredovuyu-foto/
98th Airborne Division, 331st Regiment - 71211 - Kostroma71211DonetskN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/the-ato-headquarters-briefs-foreign-press-on-frontline/https://informnapalm.org/6915-v-shtabe-ato-provely-bryfyng-dlya-ynostrannoj-pressy-s-vyezdom-na-peredovuyu-foto/
98th Airborne Division, 331st Regiment - 71211 - Kostroma71211Stanytsia Luhanska, Luhansk OblastMarch 2015Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/a-russian-paratrooper-from-the-98th-airborne-division-posing-in-stanytsia-luhanska-raion-of-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/7264-rossyjskyj-desantnyk-331-go-pdp-98-j-vdd-pozyruyushhyj-v-stanychno-luganskyj-rajone-ukrayny/
98th Airborne Division, 331st Regiment - 71211 - Kostroma71211Dzerkalne, Donetsk OblastAugust 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/embarrassment-russia-soldiers-captured-ukraine/https://informnapalm.org/3497-skolko-rossyjskyh-voennyhplen/
106th Airborne Division, 137th Regiment - 41450 - Ryazan41450DonetskNovember 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/russian-trooper-as-part-time-terrorist/https://informnapalm.org/4017-otpusknyk-rossyjskyj-vdv-shnyk-po-sovmestytelstvu-terroryst/
106th Airborne Division, 51st Regiment - 33842 - Tula33842Katerynivka, Donetsk OblastAugust 2014Airborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/parents-of-tula-paratroopers-our-children-fight-in-ukrainehttps://informnapalm.org/1346-rodytely-tulskyh-desantnykov-nashy-dety-voyuyut-na-ukrayne/
106th Airborne Division, 51st Regiment - 33842 - Tula33842Telmanove, Donetsk OblastN/DAirborne Commandhttps://en.informnapalm.org/the-ato-headquarters-briefs-foreign-press-on-frontline/https://informnapalm.org/6915-v-shtabe-ato-provely-bryfyng-dlya-ynostrannoj-pressy-s-vyezdom-na-peredovuyu-foto/


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