Indian Navy P-8I fleet achieves 10,000 hours, commended for outstanding performance

June 9, 2017 Photo(s): Indian Navy

Boeing congratulates the Indian Navy and Indian Naval Air Squadron 312A’s P-8I fleet on achieving 10,000 flight hours since induction in 2015 and for receiving the Chief of Naval Staff’s unit citation for outstanding operational performance.

The Indian Navy operates eight P-8I aircraft for long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare missions and has ordered four additional P-8I aircraft,for which deliveries will begin in 2020.