A North American B-25J Mitchell takes flight during the open house at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 9, 2014. The B-25 was one of the most heavily armed airplanes in the world and was used for high- and low-level bombing, strafing, photo-reconnaissance, submarine patrol, as a fighter, and was distinguished as the aircraft that completed the historic raid over Tokyo in 1942. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis)
Boeing P-8A "Poseidon" is a long-range aircraft anti-submarine warfare (ASW) and anti-surface (LAN), intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). The P-8A is capable of long patrols near and far from the coast.
A l'occasion du salon du Bourget, nous faisons un point sur les principaux programmes d'avions maritimes développés en Europe. De la chasse embarquée à la surveillance et la patrouille maritime, les industriels proposent différents produits destinés à remplacer les appareils anciens et mieux répondre aux besoins des militaires dans un contexte géostratégique nécessitant polyvalence et souplesse d'emploi.
Boeing working on contract to build & support 53 P-8A. "Poseidon".US Navy plans to purchase 117 P-8A,based on next gen Boeing B737-800. The P-8A "Poseidon" is a long-range aircraft anti-submarine warfare (ASW) and anti-surface (LAN), Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR). The P-8A is capable of long patrols near and far from the coast.
Russian Navy Ilyushin IL38 Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft, hull no.15, serving qualifications tests for a new sensor system. NATO reporting name "May". Russian equivalent of the Lockheed P-3 Orion. Carries up to 5000Kg of bombs, torpedoes or mines.
Royal Canadian Air Force acquired 18 Lockheed CP-140 "Aurora" in early 1980s for maritime patrol & anti-submarine warfare.Canada imaking improvements & modifications to extend operational life of 14.Work will be completed by 2021.CP-140 "Aurora" similar to Lockheed P-3C "Orion" with exception of Canadian wingtip pods instead of nacelles.Sensors allow aircraft to provide extensive capabilities such as:command,control,communications,computers,intelligence,surveillance & reconnaissance "(C4ISR)
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