Monchegorsk (air base)
|IATA: none – ICAO: none|
|Owner||Ministry of Defence|
|Operator||Russian Air Force|
|Elevation AMSL||548 ft / 167 m|
It hosted the 174th Guards Fighter Aviation Regiment (174 Gv IAP) flying MiG-25PDS aircraft in the 1980s and MiG-31 interceptors in the 1990s. It also hosted a reconnaissance regiment, the 98 ORAP (98th Separate Reconnaissance Aviation Regiment) flying MiG-25RB, Su-17, Su-24MR, and MiG-31 aircraft.
For much of the Cold War fighter regiments at the base were under control of Air Defence Corps of the 10th Air Defence Army.
- "Aviatsiya PVO". Aviabaza KPOI.
- Butowski, Pyotr (2004). Air Power Analysis: Russian Federation. AIRtime Publishing, Inc.
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