Recent News

Ten years ago, the annexation of Crimea had begun

February 20, the beginning of Russian aggression against Ukrainian state and its people.

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Air Assault units received honorary titles

On the day of Air Assault Troops, the president Volodymyr Zelenskyy presented battle flags and awarded brigades with honorary titles.

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New insignias for AirAssault troops

Seven units of Air Assault Forces of Armed Forces of Ukraine received brand new insignias. The insignias respect historic and national military symbolism.

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Troops rotation in Donbas

The time has come for several units of Armed Forces of Ukraine. They served their time in the combat zone and returned back to their homes.

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Operation Report 2019 – Week #20

Operation reports are summary of what happened in Joint forces operation zone (previously known as Anti-Terrorist Operation zone or ATO) during the last week. 

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Structure

Here you can find the last known structure of the unit, including their insignias if available.

1st Assault Battalion

The first linear assault battalion.

2nd Assault Battalion

The second linear assault battalion.

3rd Assault Battalion

The third linear assault battalion, formed by volunteers in 2014.

Tank company

The tank company of 79th AirAssault Brigade, equipped with T-80BV tanks.

Reconnaissance Company

Artillery Group

The group contains self-propelled company, howitzer company and MLRS company.

Anti-Aircraft Company

The anti-aircraft protection of 79th AirAssault Brigade.

Engineering Company

Material Support Company

Landing Support Company

CBRN Protection Company

Medical Company

Communication Company

Headquarters

The staff.

Proving Grounds

1st Separate Assault Company “Belarus”

A separate assault company formed by Belarusian volunteers.

Equipment

Here you can find all equipment of the unit. All images of vehicles and weapons listed below are taken from the official social media page of the unit.

2022 – today

T-80BV

Type:

MBT

| Amount: 10

BTR-80

Type:

APC

| Amount: 20+

VAB

Type:

APC

| Amount: 6+

MLS Shield

Type:

LAV

| Amount: 11

BRDM-2

Type:

LAV

| Amount: 5+

GRAD-1

Type:

MLRS

| Amount: 5+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type:

Artillery

| Amount: 5+

Equipment Losses

We currently don’t have information about the unit’s equipment casualties. Please check back later.
We currently don’t have information about the unit’s insignia history. Please check back later.