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Guards Airborne Troops
File:Guards Airborne Troops.jpg
Army Soviet Army
Role Elite Paratrooper Infantry
Men per Squad 6
Unit Cost 360CoH2 Manpower Icon 360
9CoH2 Population Icon 9
Upkeep per Minute 13.5CoH2 Manpower Icon 13.5
Prereq. Airborne Troops Tactics
Terror Tactics
Produced By Call-In
Cost to Reinforce 27CoH2 Manpower Icon 27
1CoH2 Population Icon 1
Health per Man 80Icon Health Small 80 per man
Received Accuracy 0.97
Basic Weapon 6x SVT-40 Semi-auto Rifles
Firing Range 35 metres
Sight Range 35 meters
Max. Speed 3 m/s
Abilities (2)
RGD-33 Anti-Personnel Grenade
  • Throws a single, small, high-explosive grenade at target location.
  • Costs 30CoH2 Munition Icon 30
  • Cooldown: ? seconds

IL-2 Suppression Strafe

  • IL-2 will strafe the target areas suppressing and damaging enemy infantry.
  • Requires Veterancy 1
  • Costs 45CoH2 Munition Icon 45
  • Duration: ? seconds
  • Cooldown: ? seconds
Upgrades (2)
DP Light Machine Guns
  • Three DP-28 LMGs are added to the squad.
  • Costs 100CoH2 Munition Icon 100

PPsh-41 Submachine Gun Package

  • All Rifles are replaced with PPsh-41 Submachine guns fire small rounds at short range, but with a high rate of fire.
  • Costs Free.

Please note, unlike Fallschirmjaegers and the US's Paratroopers. Soviet Guards Airborne cannot be paradropped into the map, they emerge from either off-map or spawn inside ambient buildings.


Veterancy1 CoH2 Level 1 Veterancy:
  • Unlock the 'IL-2 Suppression Strafe' veteran ability.
Veterancy2 CoH2 Level 2 Veterancy:
  • Passive healing out of combat.
  • -29% received accuracy.
  • -25% weapon cooldown.
Veterancy3 CoH2 Level 3 Veterancy:
  • +30% accuracy.
  • -20% recharge time for abilities.