28th Mechanized Brigade

Active:

1992 – today

Submission:

OC South

Role:

Mechanized Brigade

Size:

Brigade

Type:

Separate

28th Mechanized Brigade named after the Knights of the First Winter Campaign (28-ма окрема механізована бригада) is a mechanized brigade of Ukrainian Armed Forces. The brigade actively participated in the war in Donbas, including the battle of Donetsk Airport.

1st Mechanized Battalion

First mechanized battalion.

2nd Mechanized Battalion

Second mechanized battalion.

3rd Mechanized Battalion

Third mechanized battalion.

Tank Battalion

Tank battalion equipped with T-64BV tanks.

Artillery Group

Equipped by BM-21 Grad, 2S1 Gvozdika and 2S3 Akatsyia.

Anti-Aircraft Division

Anti-Aircraft defense of the brigade. The unit is equipped with Strela-10.

Reconnaissance Company

Brigade scouts.

Support units

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

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.

T-64BV

Type: MBT | Quantity: 13

BMP-1

Type: IFV | Quantity: 5+

BMP-2

Type: IFV | Quantity: 10+

MT-LB

Type: LAV | Quantity: 5+

BTR-80

Type: APC | Quantity: 5+

2K35 Strela-10

Type: AA | Quantity: 2+

BM-21 Grad

Type: Artillery | Quantity: 5+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type: Artillery | Quantity: 5+

2S3 Akatsyia

Type: Artillery | Quantity: 4+