80th AirAssault Brigade

Recent News

Website recap – November 2022

A look back on what happened on our site during the past month.

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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 #23

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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Operation Report 2019 – Week #13

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

1st AirAssault Battalion

The first battalion of the brigade.

2nd AirAssault Battalion

The second battalion of the brigade.

87th Separate Airmobile Battalion

Formed in 2013 in Chernivtsi on the basis of 300th Mechanized Regiment.

Tank Company

The tank company of the brigade.

Reconnaissance Company

The brigade’s scouts.

Artillery Group

Brigade artillery group equipped with 2S1 self-propelled artillery vehicles.

Anti-Aircraft Company

The company provides protection against danger from the air.

Support units

This includes all rear elements such as engineers, communication, medics, and material support unit.

Uniforms

MM-14

The camouflage was officially adopted as standard camouflage of Armed Forces of Ukraine in 2014. The semi-arid, with the addition of digital pattern, works well in Ukrainian nature.

Vehicles

T-80BV

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

10

BTR-80

Type:

APC

| Amount:

20+

HMMWV

Type:

LAV

| Amount:

10+

Bushmaster

Type:

MRAP

| Amount:

5+

MT-LBu

Type:

APC

| Amount:

2+

Grad-1

Type:

MLRS

| Amount:

5+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

5+

Losses

For Equipment losses, please visit dedicated page at:

Manpower losses since the Russian invasion of Crimea and Donbas (2014 - today)

Manpower losses since the Russian invasion of Ukraine (2022 - today)

Disclaimer: Manpower casualties data are based on publicly available sources and social media. They do not represent final or official amount of losses and are subject to change.