P-8 Poseidon - updates

Rappler's latest stories on P-8 Poseidon


US deploys spy plane in Singapore amid South China Sea row

Dec 08, 2015 - 3:02 PM

The American and Singaporean defense chiefs welcome the deployment of the P 8 Poseidon aircraft

P-8 POSEIDON PLANE. An undated handout photograph made available by the US Department of Defense showing a US Navy P-8 Poseidon in flight. Photo from US Department of Defense/EPA

Chinese jet 'intercepts' US plane in S. China Sea

Aug 23, 2014 - 11:02 AM

Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby says the incident which occurred in international airspace threatens the relationship between the militaries of the 2 countries

Malaysia asks US for undersea surveillance gear in jet search

Mar 22, 2014 - 10:11 AM

Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel assured Malaysia he would assess the availability and utility of military undersea technology for the MH370 search

US ship ordered to Indian Ocean in search for airliner

Mar 14, 2014 - 7:05 AM

UPDATED Search efforts shifted after the White House said new information indicated the plane may have gone down to the west in the Indian Ocean

SEARCHING. A handout picture provided by The Royal Malaysian Navy shows Royal Malaysian Navy KD Laksamana Muhammad Amin (front) and KD Selangor (back) during search and rescue operations for a missing Malaysian Airlines flight at the Straits of Malacca, Malaysia, 13 March 2014. Photo by Royal Malaysian Navy/EPA