Alternate namesPochinok (US), Satalovo, Shatoalovo
Location8 km S Pochinok
Coordinates54° 20.4' N 32° 28.3' E (54.3400,32.4717)
Elevation192 m (630 ft)
RunwayG 2500x45 m (8202x148 ft) 109-289°T (CONC)

Comments and historyLarge hardened air base with pads for 19 bombers and 15 fighters in addition to a small amount of tarmac space. Its units are 164 ORAP which flew the MiG-25 and Su-24 in the early 1990s, HQ VVS, 1046 Ts Pls flying 17 MiG-25, 14 Su-17C, and 13 Su-24 in the early 1990s 4; 47 Gv ORAP flying Su-24MR4 and MiG-25RB7; and 98 Gv ORAP flying Yak-28R aircraft starting in the mid-1970s34. Nuclear bomber base accoridng to NRDC.

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Sources 4 37 Vozdushnaya Armiya VGK.
7 Air Power Analysis: Russian Federation
34 Yakovlev Yak-25/-26/-27/-28: Yakovlev's Tactical Twinjets. Yefim Gordon.
Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
Elevation data:
Runway data: Google Earth
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