Greece To Resurrect Maritime Patrol Capability

LONDON — Greece is trying to resurrect its P-3 Orion maritime patrol aircraft, five years after the fleet was grounded.

The Hellenic government has made a request to the U.S. government for a $500 million program that would upgrade five P-3B Orions with a mid-life update (MLU) as well as modify and reactivate an additional two aircraft, according to an Oct. 6 statement from the Defense Security and Cooperation Agency (DSCA).

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Author: David Pflieger

David Pflieger is working as the CEO of Island Air, located in Hawaii. David received his pilot training in the United States Air Force, and has since held multiple positions with different airlines, for over 20 years!

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