P-8A Poseidon

Boeing starts assembling Norway’s first P-8A Poseidon aircraft

Boeing announced it has started assembling Norway’s first P-8A Poseidon aircraft....


US Navy orders 11 Boeing P-8A Poseidon submarine hunters

The US Department of Defense awarded a $1.6 billion production contract to Boeing for 11 P-8A Poseidon submarine hunters....


Royal Air Force to bid farewell to Sentinel reconnaissance aircraft

The Royal Air Force officially retired its fleet of five Raytheon Sentinel R1 reconnaissance aircraft from service....


Australia to acquire two more Boeing P-8A Poseidons

Australia is set to acquire two more Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft, bringing the total fleet size to 14....


Indonesia refuses to refuel US Navy P-8 Poseidon patrol plane

Indonesia refused to allow the P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft of the United States Navy to refuel on their land when they operate in the Pacific Ocean....


RAF P-8 Poseidon submarine hunters arrive in definitive base

After being temporarily based in Royal Air Force Station Kinloss, northern Scotland, the new-generation Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol and anti-submarine aircraft of the British RAF finally reached their ultimate residence in RAF Station Lossiemouth. The base has undergone structure renovation to accommodate the new submarine hunters....


Kawasaki P-1 excluded from German submarine hunter tender

Forced to retire its aging maritime patrol aircraft ten years before it can develop a new one with France, Germany opened a tender for a stopgap replacement. Despite initial enthusiasm from the European country, sources report that the Japanese proposal of its indigenously-developed Kawasaki P-1 was not short-listed....


Royal Air Force deploys P-8 Poseidon to monitor Channel migrants

The British Ministry of Defence announced that the new P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft of the Royal Air Force (RAF) was flown from its base at Kinloss Barracks in Scotland to support Border Force Operations in the Channel....


RAF P-8 Poseidon monitors Russian warship for maiden mission

A P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft of the Royal Air Force (RAF) carried out its first mission by monitoring a Russian warship cruising in the North Sea near the United Kingdom’s sovereign waters....


US COVID relief act includes $1.4B for F-35 fighter jets

The new $1 trillion COVID-19 aid bill introduced by United States’ lawmakers contains funding for new F-35 fighter jets as the Senate seeks to battle the pandemic in more ways than one....