of the Main Armor Directorate and the Main Motor-Vehicle Directorate was
approved in Nov. 1994.
- [[Galkin] “It is responsible for 41 armored and
vehicle equipment repair plants, several dozen bases for storing armored
and vehicle equipment and related property, tank and vehicle higher
military schools, two research institutes, and several dozen military
reception centers which organize the production of armored equipment and
military vehicles." (Krasnaya Zvezda 25 Mar 95 p 3).]
- [[Galkin] “The Main Armored Directorate has in its
jurisdiction 47 repair enterprises, at which armored and automotive
hardware is repaired. ” (Krasnaya Zvezda 7 Sep 96 pp 1-2).]
Chief was GALKIN, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich, Col-Gen, (Krasnaya Zvezda 12 Sep 87 p 1) Noted as,
Lt-Gen, (Krasnaya Zvezda 2 Apr 88 p 2) Noted
as a Col-Gen, (Krasnaya Zvezda 9 Sep 90 1st Ed p 1). (Russian Public
Television 0600 GMT 8 Sep 96). BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION,
GALKIN: in the Army since 1954. Ulyanovsk
Guards Tank Command School (1958), the engineering faculty of the Armored
Troops Military Academy (1968), and the General Staff Academy (1979).
Served in the Group of Soviet Troops in Germany, in Moscow and Odessa
Military Districts, and in the Far East, consecutively holding posts
ranging from deputy commander of a tank battalion for technical affairs to
Deputy Commander of the Far East MD for Armaments. Since February
1995 Chief of the Main Armored Directorate of the Russian Federation
Ministry of Defense. (Krasnaya Zvezda 7 Sep 96 pp 1-2).]
First Deputy Chief --- ZHURAVLEV, Nikolay
Alekseyevich, Lt-Gen, (Krasnaya Zvezda 10 Aug 90 1st
ed p 1) Noted as a Lt-Gen, (Moscow TEKHNIKA I VOORUZHENIYE in Russian No 2, Feb
93 pp 41, 44-45).
Deputy Chief --- REBRIKOV, Vladimir, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda 29
Deputy Chief (Repair) POPOV, Nikolay B., Lt-Gen
(Voyeninform Military News Agency, 27 Jul 00).
Deputy Chief --- KOVALEV, Nikolay G., Lt-Gen
(Krasnaya Zvezda 13 Apr 96 p 3). (Agentstvo voyennykh novostey, 13 January,
First Deputy Chief of the former Main Motor-Vehicle Directorate Appointed
May 1994, (Moscow VOYENIFORM MILITARY NEWS BULLETIN No 9 (33), Sep 94 p
Deputy Chief --- ISAKOV, Nikolay,
Lt-Gen, (Armeyskiy Sbornik,
Nov 95 No 11, (Signed to press 25 Oct 95) pp 46-48).
Armor Maintenance and Supply
- (Itar-Tass 1800 GMT 17 Feb
38th Armor and Tank Military Equipment
Scientific Research / Testing Institute (Kubinka) (NIIBT)
Public Television 0600 GMT 8 Sep 96).
Chief --- DERYABIN, Nikolay,
Maj-Gen (Moscow Segodnya in
Russian 12 Sep 97 p 3).
Deputy Director of RF MoD Scientific Research Institute ---
DOBROMIROV, Viktor, (Russian Public Television 0900 GMT 12 Dec 97).
Tank Engineering Institute
- [Subordination unknown
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 23 Apr 01 ).]
Chief --- YELISEYEVM Aleksandr, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo voyennykh novostey, 24 March, 2000).