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Boeing Pitches P-8 MMA To Indian Navy  
User currently offlineN328KF From United States of America, joined May 2004, 6491 posts, RR: 3
Posted (8 years 6 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 12259 times:

This would be quite a jump in capability from the Il-38s they have now.

http://www.business-standard.com/bsonline/storypage.php?bKeyFlag=BO&autono=15447


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User currently offlineDEVILFISH From Philippines, joined Jan 2006, 4879 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (8 years 6 months 1 week 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 12214 times:

Since the Indian military is building up and modernizing rapidly, the P-8 MMA would complement well what they already have or have on order. It would be a very valuable asset in India's stature as a rising regional power, and be very useful in preserving stability in that part of the world. And with a lot of business already concluded successfully there, the Indian Navy is in a good position to get a great deal from Boeing.


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User currently offlineDEVILFISH From Philippines, joined Jan 2006, 4879 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (8 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 11859 times:

Update:

Boeing came up with a P-8A MMA trailer demonstrator to marshall support for the project in the US. Maybe they should take it to India to raise interest in their product? From the looks of it, Boeing had a lukewarm reception. http://www.boeing.com/news/releases/2006/q3/060705b_pr.html

What's the status of Boeing's application for an export license?

Airbus is promoting their own A319 MPA..... Airbus A319 MPA (by Flying-Tiger May 30 2006 in Military Aviation & Space Flight)



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User currently offlineIADBGO From United States of America, joined Dec 2004, 206 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (8 years 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 11797 times:

China

That can sum up why this is important for India. The Chinese are working on operating a better sub force and the Indians want a good anti-sub capability.

IADBGO


User currently offlineHAWK21M From India, joined Jan 2001, 31684 posts, RR: 56
Reply 4, posted (8 years 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 11747 times:

Considering the Length of the Coast line the Country has to cover.Its a Good Desicion that the Navy too is Mordenising.
regds
MEL



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User currently offlineAirRyan From United States of America, joined Mar 2005, 2532 posts, RR: 5
Reply 5, posted (8 years 3 months 2 weeks 5 days ago) and read 11735 times:

The Indians have a Navy?








Hahaha - just kidding! The P-8A looks ideal for the Indian Navy, so long as they can get access to all the high tech goodies on it.


User currently offlineRAPCON From Puerto Rico, joined Jul 2006, 671 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (8 years 3 months 2 weeks 5 days ago) and read 11733 times:

But at the rate that the Indian MoD takes to make purchasing decisions, by the time they put out the order the P-8 will be reaching obsolescence.


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