The RAF’s Poseidon Adventure

In an exclusive interview, Air Commodore Ian Gale, head of the RAF’s P-8A Poseidon programme, told Aviation News Editor Dino Carrara about the service’s plans for its new maritime patrol aircraft.

An artist’s impression of a P-8A Poseidon in RAF markings.
© Crown copyright 2017
The RAF is purchasing nine P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft.
Boeing

Planning is well advanced in preparation for the arrival of the RAF’s Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft (MPA).

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