Day of Engineering Troops of the Armed Forces of Armenia (07/09)

On September 7, 1992, the formation of the engineering unit of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia was completed. Since 2000, September 7 has been celebrated in the country as the Day of Engineering Troops of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia.

Engineering Troops are subdivisions, units and formations of special troops in the Armed Forces of Armenia, intended for engineering equipment of the territory of combat operations, engineering reconnaissance and escort of troops in the offensive. The engineering troops include engineer-engineer, engineering-road, pontoon and other units.

By order of the Minister of Defense, starting from September 8, 1992, the engineering troops functioned as the department of engineering troops of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Armenia, and from April 26, 2009 - as the department of engineering troops of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia.