Feb 24, 2014
US Navy B737-8FV (P-8A Poseidon) 168429 Talon 01 arrives RAAF Pearce (YPEA)
United States Navy (USN) B737-8FV (P-8A Poseidon) 168429 msn 40809 coded 'LF' of 'VP-16' 'War Eagles' Maritime Patrol Squadron arrived 11.55hrs RAAF Base Pearce (YPEA) as flight 'Talon 01' ex: RAAF Edinburgh (YPED) South Australia. Hexcode: AE4EB3 Note: Delivered to the US Navy on 17th July 2012.
This is third such visit to RAAF Pearce (YPEA) of a United States Navy P-8A, past prior visits being on: 1st June 2012, when P-8A 167955 msn 40595 & P-8A 167956 msn 40596 both visited the West.