TITLE

Lockheed Martin Delivers Upgraded P-3 To CBP

AUTHOR(S)
Biesecker, Calvin
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Defense Daily;8/23/2011, Vol. 251 Issue 38, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Lockheed Martin has delivered its third of 14 planned upgraded P-3 Orion maritime patrol aircraft to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). As stated, the company is upgrading most of CBP's fleet of P-3s with new structures, that includes a new metal alloy which is five times more corrosion resistant than the original material. It states that the first upgraded P-3 was delivered in July 2010 and the second aircraft in April 2011.
ACCESSION #
66085300

 

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