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In this undated photo from the U.S. Navy, a P-8A flies over the Pacific Northwest. (U.S. Navy photo)

Norway to Order Five P-8 Recon Planes

After months of consideration, the Norwegian government is on the verge of placing an order for P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance aircraft. “To continue a maritime surveillance…


In this undated photo from the U.S. Navy, a P-8A flies over the Pacific Northwest. (U.S. Navy photo)

UK to US: We’re Buying Your Sub-Hunters, Gunships

FARNBOROUGH, England — The British government announced two much-anticipated purchases of Boeing military aircraft on the first day of the Farnborough International Airshow, just weeks…










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Top Weapons Buyer Disputes P-8 Testing Woes

Kendall responded to questions from Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., who cited a forthcoming report that concluded the aircraft isn’t effective at its main missions.



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Navy P-8 Deal Tops $17 Billion in July Awards

The Navy’s decision to buy the P-8s under low-rate initial production follows a recommendation from the Pentagon’s inspector general’s office, which had warned that more “critical testing” of the submarine-hunting plane was needed.