P-8 Poseidon

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Name: P-8 Poseidon
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Latest In Defence – A400M, P-8 Poseidon and Eurofighter Typhoon at Farnborough

Latest In Defence reports from Farnborough International Airshow, where the F-35 was due to make its international debut but failed to make a showing. We have an update on the UK’s A400M programme; the Boeing P-8 Poseidon makes its debut; and there a ... [Published Air Force Technology - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing ’s 737-based P-8 Poseidon.Airbus Defence & Space has ... [Published Flight International - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Russian Navy gets analogue of P-8 Poseidon aircraft

The Russian Navy is now equipped with a modernised Ilyushin Il-38 aircraft, designed to hunt down and destroy enemy submarines. The plane is equipped with a conceptually new targeting system and is another example of how platforms long used by the ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

MoD urged to commit to competition for UK maritime patrol capability

☛ Want the latest procurement and supply chain news delivered straight to your inbox? Sign up for the Supply Management Daily16 July 2014 | Paul SnellThe Ministry of Defence should pledge to run a competitive procurement process to fill the gap in the ... [Published Supply Management - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

MoD may buy American planes to replace axed £3bn Nimrod

| Updated: 16:24 EST, 19 July 2014Boeing is understood to be talking to the Government about supplying its P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft as a multi-billion pound replacement for the British-built Nimrod, which was controversially scrapped in ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing Pushes P-8 Poseidon Sales Abroad

FARNBOROUGH, England -- Boeing Co. is pressing for international sales of the P-8 Poseidon , a maritime patrol aircraft that recently completed its first deployment overseas but still has years until it reaches full operating potential.The world's ... [Published Military.com - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Field Aviation Highlights Surveillance Expertise

Canada’s Field Aviation has amassed considerable expertise in the special-mission aircraft design and modification sector. Two examples of its work are on display here at Farnborough (Hall 4 Stand C17-C19), in the form of the Boeing MSA (maritime surveillance ... [Published Aviation International News - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

US Bounces Back At Farnborough After Paris No-Shows

Marion C. Blakey, a member of the Breaking Defense Board of Contributors, is president and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association.The U.S. aerospace and defense industry will be out in full force at this year’s Farnborough International Air Show ... [Published Breaking Defense - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 2 reports

Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 10 Conclusion

A series of guest posts from AndyC The UK’s armed forces have shrunk considerably since the end of the Cold War and this sometimes leads to criticism.  However, the nature and strength of the threat to the UK has also declined, by an even greater ... [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Britain dramatically rethinking maritime surveillance to include UAS

LONDON — Britain’s defense secretary believes that UAVs and other aspects of a multirole capabilitty should be part of the strategy to to replace the Nimrod MRA4s axed in 2010, he told an air power conference in London July 9.“I don’t think the question ... [Published Federal Times - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

GAO: Wider adoption of open systems approach could help DoD enhance systems, gain substantial savings

Despite some positive developments in implementing an open systems approach to product development, congressional investigators found that the Defense Department faces several challenges, namely a preference to purchase proprietary systems.In the report ... [Published Fierce Government IT - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 2 reports

IL-76 Aircraft Finds Debris, No Link to Flight 370

[ Life ]After the crew of IL-76, a Chinese search plane, spotted “suspicious objects” in the southern Indian Ocean last week, questions arose as to whether these “relatively big” pieces were part of missing Malaysian Flight 370.The aircraft, which took ... [Published WebProNews - Mar 24 2014]

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Russian Navy major-general Aleksey Serdyuk said: "This aircraft will greatly enhance the combat potential of the anti-submarine component of the navy. Search capability has quadrupled."
...by another stealth bomber that is too expensive to buy in the numbers requested by the USAF (just read anything about how B-2 become known as the "two billion dollar bomber!). Although, don't expect this to happen unless Boeing (partnered with Lockheed) loses the LRS-B competition to Northrop Grumman."
"The entire program has been structured as an incremental, evolutionary acquisition program," he said. "So as excited as we are to have this first increment of capability out in the fleet and on deployment, we're also already moving on with upgrades."
...In the size category, the BoeingBoeing 737 is the airframe to beat, "but they could easily look to scale down the platform as much as possible" resulting in a Global 6000 or G650 selection

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Latest In Defence – A400M, P-8 Poseidon and Eur... [Published Air Force Technology - Jul 24 2014]
Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest [Published Flight International - Jul 23 2014]
Russian Navy takes delivery of Ilyushin Il-38 a... [Published Naval Technology - Jul 23 2014]
Russian Navy gets analogue of P-8 Poseidon airc... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 22 2014]
MoD urged to commit to competition for UK marit... [Published Supply Management - Jul 21 2014]
Why Boeing's Design For A 747 Full Of Cruise Mi... [Published Gizmodo - Jul 20 2014]
MoD may buy American planes to replace axed £3b... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 19 2014]
Will the new Air Force bomber fly over St. Louis? [Published STLtoday.com - Jul 19 2014]
Boeing Pushes P-8 Poseidon Sales Abroad [Published Military.com - Jul 17 2014]
Getting Unmanned Naval Aviation Right [Published Hudson Institute - Jul 17 2014]
Field Aviation Highlights Surveillance Expertise [Published Aviation International News - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon Sentinel Could Go Maritime [Published Aviation International News - Jul 17 2014]
Boeing Touts Challenger-based Maritime Surveill... [Published Aviation International News - Jul 17 2014]
Farnborough Air Show battles on despite no show... [Published This Is Money - Jul 16 2014]
Industry Ready to Compete for JSTARS Recapitali... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 15 2014]
US Bounces Back At Farnborough After Paris No-S... [Published Breaking Defense - Jul 14 2014]
Farnborough 2014: L-3 promotes Dash 8 Q400 MPA ... [Published Jane's - Jul 14 2014]
Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 10 Conclusion [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 9 The Royal ... [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 2 Defence of... [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
The geopolitics behind RIMPAC, the world’s larg... [Published Naval Technology - Jul 11 2014]
Farnborough Air Show 2014 Preview [Published Royal Aeronautical Society - Jul 11 2014]
Britain dramatically rethinking maritime survei... [Published Federal Times - Jul 10 2014]
Navy chooses RDRTec to develop sense-and-avoid ... [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Jul 09 2014]
US-India Trade Relation: Pentagon to Sell 22 An... [Published International Business Times India - Jul 03 2014]
GAO: Wider adoption of open systems approach co... [Published Fierce Government IT - Jun 30 2014]
Open Systems Can Improve Acquisition: GAO [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jun 30 2014]
GAO-14-617R, Defense Acquisitions: Review of Pr... [Published GAO - Jun 26 2014]
Boeing Touts King Air-based 'Ramis' Surveillanc... [Published Aviation International News - Jun 26 2014]
RDRTec to develop Fire Scout, Triton UAV radar [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Jun 19 2014]
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Russian Navy gets analogue of P-8 Poseidon airc... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 22 2014]
The Russian Navy is now equipped with a modernised Ilyushin Il-38 aircraft, designed to hunt down and destroy enemy submarines. The plane is equipped with a conceptually new targeting system and is another example of how platforms long used by the ...
Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 10 Conclusion [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
A series of guest posts from AndyC The UK’s armed forces have shrunk considerably since the end of the Cold War and this sometimes leads to criticism.  However, the nature and strength of the threat to the UK has also declined, by an even greater ...
Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 9 The Royal ... [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
A series of guest posts from AndyC More than either of the other services the strength and disposition of the RAF is determined by its support role. The number of C-17 Globemaster and A400 Atlas transport aircraft is determined by the need to provide ...
Defence for 2015 and Beyond – Part 2 Defence of... [Published Think Defence - Jul 12 2014]
This is a series of guest posts from Andy C The task of defending the UK itself falls largely to the RAF and Royal Navy.  They need to have sufficient forces to defend our airspace and territorial waters. That means keeping hostile aircraft, ships ...
Bye Bye Bluefin: Navy Drone Sub Yanked from Hun... [Published FP Passport - May 15 2014]
p>A 17-foot-long drone submarine the United States dispatched to help trawl the Indian Ocean for signs of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 has been pulled out of the hunt, at least temporarily, which means that the Pentagon no longer has any major military ...
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