INDIAN OCEAN (March 16, 2014) Crew members on board a P-8A Poseidon assigned to Patrol Squadron (VP) 16 man their workstations while assisting in search and rescue operations for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. VP-16 is deployed in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric A. Pastor/Released)
Inside the Navy’s P-8A Poseidon
The Navy’s most advanced maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft, the P-8A Poseidon, is part of the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
By Vice Adm. Forrest Faison U.S. Navy Surgeon General and Chief, U.S. Navy Bureau of …