posted on Apr, 1 2005 @ 01:14 AM
The MMA which is based on the commercial 737 aircraft has been given the official designation of P-8A. It also may be adapted for cruise missile
defense as well. If so, it would be given the same AESA that the F-22 and the F/A-18 E/F are slated to receives as well as the F-15. It is unclear of
they are going to use the airframe to replace the EP-3E as well. It may also be given the nickname Poseidon.
AWST U.S. Navy maritime aircraft schedule is accelerated
[edit on 4/1/05 by FredT]