17 septembrie 2019

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The first class of Royal Norwegian Air Force (RNoAF) aircrew graduated from the US Navy’s Patrol Squadron (VP) Thirty’s Category 2 school on 11 September, completing their transition from the P-3C Orion to the P-8A Poseidon . VP-30’s Foreign Military Sales Division facilitated the course with the RNoAF’s No. 333 Squadron, which began in early March. The Norwegian military is set to take delivery of the P-8A aircraft in 2021-23. Some RNoAF crewmembers will go to Naval Air Station Patuxent River, [...]