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2, not 18, Poseidon planes to be stationed in Kaneohe

By William Cole

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 05, 2014

~~<p>The Navy said it will fly only two P-8A sub-hunting and surveillance jets out of Kaneohe Bay instead of the 18 it had contemplated at one time &mdash; meaning less jet noise for area residents.</p>
<p>The Poseidon is a military version of the Boeing 737-800. The two Poseidons at Kaneohe will be part of a permanent rotating squa-dron detachment in the isles.</p>
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The Navy said it will fly only two P-8A sub-hunting and surveillance jets out of Kaneohe Bay instead of the 18 it had contemplated at one time — meaning less jet noise for area residents.

The Poseidon is a military version of the Boeing 737-800. The two Poseidons at Kaneohe will be part of a permanent rotating squa-dron detachment in the isles. Login for more...



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