July 23, 2019

Final Deployments for P-3C Orions

The last of the US Navy’s P-3C Orions are on their final overseas deployments, reports The Drive. The patrol planes are being split between bases in Bahrain and Japan. The Navy is preparing to retire its Orions. Their replacements: P-8A Poseidons.

Last P-3C Orion Leaves Pax for Aviation Boneyard

The last P-3C Orion at Naval Air Station Patuxent River is headed to the aviation boneyard at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona.

P-3 Training Team Gets Magazine Honor

Team wins Aviation Week Laureate Award for work on the P-3C Aircrew Tactical Team Trainer.

BAMS Radar Begins Testing

Multi-Function Active Sensor radar being tested in a Gulfstream jet.