P-8I patrol aircraft

P-8I is a long-range multi role maritime patrol aircraft supplied by Boeing to the Indian Navy. It is the variant of the P-8A Poseidon multmission maritime aircraft used by the US Navy. Since this aircraft is capable of anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface warfare, surveillance and reconnaissance, it used to ensure coastal and maritime security of India. Recently, the US government approved the sale of 6 of these aircrafts and related equipment.


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