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Indian Navy receives ninth P-8I anti-submarine warfare aircraft from Boeing: A look into what this beast is capable of

P-8I surveillance plane boasts of exceptional maritime surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities. India was one of the earliest buyers of the aircraft, which is a variant of US Navy’s Poseidon P-8, which it had developed as a replacement to the US Navy’s aging P-3 fleet.

Indian Navy gets 9th P-8I anti-submarine warfare aircraft ordered from United States. India and Boeing cut a deal of nearly $2.1 billion for a total of eight aircraft in January 2009. P-8I surveillance place boasts of exceptional maritime surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities. India was one of the earliest buyers of the aircraft, which is a variant of US Navy’s Poseidon P-8, which it had developed as a replacement to the US Navy’s aging P-3 fleet. The government is negotiating a second deal for six more such aircraft. Let’s look into what this beast is capable of. (Image: News18 Creative)

Indian Navy gets 9th P-8I anti-submarine warfare aircraft ordered from United States. India and Boeing cut a deal of nearly $2.1 billion for a total of eight aircraft in January 2009. P-8I surveillance plane boasts of exceptional maritime surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities. India was one of the earliest buyers of the aircraft, which is a variant of US Navy’s Poseidon P-8, which it had developed as a replacement to the US Navy’s aging P-3 fleet. The government is negotiating a second deal for six more such aircraft. Let’s look into what this beast is capable of. (Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

(Image: News18 Creative)

First Published on Nov 19, 2020 12:50 pm
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