LY744 From Canada, joined Feb 2001, 5536 posts, RR: 11 Reply 8, posted (11 years 5 months 2 weeks 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 770 times:
TP313, the PVO and the VVS were deffinetely merged together (not enough money to operate both). The strategical missile forces may have also been merged with the air force. I believe the strategic bomber forces are also a sub-branch of the AF, so are the space forces.
TP313 From Portugal, joined Nov 2001, 230 posts, RR: 8 Reply 10, posted (11 years 5 months 2 weeks 5 days 8 hours ago) and read 763 times:
...With developments in Russia, mainly
to do with unreliability of reports in
But I know for sure that, in the
Yeltsin era, the Space Forces were
put under the command of the
Strategic Rocket Forces, only
to be restored as a separate
branch later, under Putin Presidency.
No wonder I get confused...