Airport typeMilitary LocationChita 12/308,202 Elevation696 m
OperatorRussian Air Force Elevation AMSL2,280 ft / 695 m 8,2022,500 OwnerMinistry of Defence
Domna is a Russian Air Force base in Chita, Russia located 27 km southwest of Chita. It is a large, hardened facility with six areas of revetments probably holding 50 fighter aircraft. MiG-23 aircraft from Domna were deployed to Shindand, Afghanistan in the late 1980s.
Units stationed at Domna include:
733 BAP (733rd Bomber Aviation Regiment) flying Su-24 aircraft in the early 1990s.
120 BAP (120th Bomber Aviation Regiment) flying MiG-29 aircraft in the 1990s through 2000s.
125 Gv ORAP (125th Guards Independent Reconnaissance Aviation Regiment) flying Su-17M3R in the late 1980s and as many as 26 Su-24MR aircraft around 1990.