239th independent Helicopter Squadron
239-я отдельная вертолетная эскадрилья
Military Unit: 36988
Activated 1980 in Kamen-Rybolov, Primorskiy Kray, from the 87th independent Helicopter Unit (activated 1969).
1980's with 6 Mi-24V, 6 Mi-8T and 2 Mi-9.
2.86 to 8.88 deployed to Afghanistan - the squadron was enlarged, and divided into four groups (total 12 Mi-8MT and 12 Mi-24):