Boeing Delivers 1st P-8I To India
SEATTLE, Dec. 20, 2012 — Boeing on Dec. 19 made an on-site delivery of the first P-8I aircraft to the Indian Navy in Seattle, in accordance with the contract. India will receive this aircraft and two more of its eight contracted P-8Is in 2013. The program is progressing on schedule as Boeing assembles the fourth and fifth P-8Is, which are designed for long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare.
What to read next
Welcoming its first guns since the paralysing Bofors kickbacks scandal of the eighties that put a hard stop to all […]
A cure appears to finally be in sight for the Indian government’s disturbing, decades long inability to procure even basic […]
The first images of Indian Navy adventure sailor Commander Abhilash Tomy’s dramatic rescue in the southern Indian Ocean last month […]