Defense Technology: What will the Boeing P-8 Poseidon bring to the region that is lacking in the Lockheed Martin P-3 Orion? Harris: I've flown P-3s my whole career. It is a great airplane. But we have stretched them. The Navy made the decision to replace them. The P-8 is a 21st-century airplane for 21st-century missions. It is new. It is great. It has capacity for growth. There is a lot of space in the Navy version of the 737 for whatever comes down the pike. We're out against modern ...


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