Boeing P-8A Poseidon

Boeing debuts the first P-8A Poseidon aircraft for New Zealand featuring iconic Kiwi Roundel

“The aircraft features the iconic Kiwi roundel, a native bird to New Zealand,” Sheena Vince Cruz, Boeing P-8 Asia-Pacific region… Read More

7 months ago

Chinese J-16 Fighter Jet cut across nose of RAAF P-8 and Released Chaff and Flares. Some Chaff were Sucked into the Engines of the Poseidon.

The RAAF P-8 Poseidon was conducting routine surveillance in international airspace above the South China Sea on May 26 when… Read More

8 months ago

US Navy P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft reportedly assisted Ukrainians in hitting Russian Navy’s Black Sea flagship RTS Moskva (121)

The US Navy reportedly used one of its P-8 Poseidon surveillance aircraft to provide accurate targeting data to Ukrainian forces… Read More

10 months ago

Russian Guided-Missile Cruisers arrayed across the Black Sea and the Mediterranean Sea to Counter US, French and Italian Carrier Groups

Given that US, Italian and French carrier strike groups that have been operating in the Mediterranean the last several weeks… Read More

12 months ago

Boeing Delivers First P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to Norway

The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency accepted on Nov. 18, 2021 the first of five Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft… Read More

1 year ago

Maiden flight for Norway’s first Boeing P-8A Poseidon

The first of five Boeing P-8A Poseidon aircraft for Norway performed its maiden flight on Aug. 9, 2021. The first… Read More

1 year ago

BAE Systems to provide US Navy P-8A Poseidon fleet with pod to get self-protection against RF missiles

The pod-mounted RFCM system is a leading-edge, lightweight, high-power system that will add a new self-protection capability to this next-generation… Read More

2 years ago

US Navy releases Videos and Pictures of Russian Su-35s making unsafe intercept of P-8A over Eastern Mediterranean

The two Su-35 fighters flew close underneath the wings of the P-8A Poseidon. On May 26, 2020 two Russian Su-35… Read More

3 years ago

Boeing receives contract to build P-8As for Republic of Korea Navy and Royal New Zealand Air Force

The contract includes eight aircraft for the U.S. Navy, six aircraft for the Republic of Korea Navy and four aircraft… Read More

3 years ago

People’s Liberation Army Navy Destroyer Lased US Navy P-8A while it was flying in airspace above international waters

A People’s Republic of China (PRC) navy destroyer 161 lased a U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon maritime on Feb. 17 while… Read More

3 years ago

US Navy to Stop Buying P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft despite Russian and Chinese Submarines are a Growing Threat

The US Navy in fact has a validated warfighting requirement of 138 Poseidons to cope with Russian and Chinese naval… Read More

3 years ago

Russian Su-27 pilot Films Footage on his Mobile Phone as his Flanker intercepts US Navy P-8A Poseidon

The Su-27 pilot is seen holding his phone in a reflection as he films the P-8 flying above his Flanker… Read More

4 years ago

“Russian Su-35 carried out an unsafe intercept of a U. S. Navy P-8A over the Mediterranean Sea,” the Pentagon says

The crew of the P-8A reported wake turbulence following the interaction. The duration of the intercept was approximately 28 minutes.… Read More

4 years ago

New Zealand could soon buy 4 P-8A Poseidons

New Zealand’s Defence Minister Ron Mark will propose to buy four Boeing P-8A Poseidons to replace the P-3K New Zealand’s… Read More

5 years ago

Cool photos show RAAF KC-30A tanker refuelling U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon

RAAF No. 33 Squadron and Aircraft Research and Development Unit worked with U.S. Navy VX-20 to conduct the trials from… Read More

5 years ago

IOC five months ahead of schedule for RAAF P-8A Poseidon aircraft

RAAF has taken delivery of six P-8A Poseidon aircraft from an overall order book of 12 According Flight Global, Royal Australian… Read More

5 years ago