Monchegorsk (air base)
|Monchegorsk, Murmansk Oblast in Russia|
Shown within Murmansk Oblast
|Owner||Ministry of Defence|
|Operator||Russian Air Force|
|Elevation||167 metres (548 ft) AMSL|
It hosted the 174th Guards Fighter Aviation Regiment (174 Gv IAP) flying the Yak-28P during the 1960s and 1970s, 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.
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