In November of high-mobile landing troops Mat will become Airborne assault troops. This was reported by 79-th separate airborne assault brigade in Facebook.
Change some elements of the uniforms and paraphernalia.
“No one is going to forget about the blue berets. This is our story. But it was time for a change. Airborne will replace the Airborne assault troops in connection with the purposes and principles of the use of such units. Also changes will be in the form of paratroopers, which will be mostly similar to traditions such units most countries of the world,” – said the commander of airborne troops Lieutenant General Michael Zabrodsky.
Highly mobile airborne troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was created in 2012 on the basis of airborne and airmobile units.