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Russia says it intercepted a US Navy patrol plane over the Baltic Sea — an increasingly common occurrence around Europe

A Russian Su-27 fighter jet recently intercepted a US Navy P-8A Poseidon over the Baltic Sea, Russian state media outlet Interfax said Monday.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with New Zealand Foreign Minister Winston Peters in Beijing, May 25, 2018.

New Zealand and China are butting heads over Beijing’s growing influence

Past New Zealand governments have courted China, but the current leadership in Wellington is echoing its Western partners and calling Beijing out for throwing its weight around in the Asia-Pacific region.
A US Navy P-8 Poseidon aircraft flies out to assist with the international search effort for missing Malaysia Airways Flight MH370, in Perth, Australia, April 16, 2014.

2 more US allies are buying the world’s most advanced sub-hunting airplane, and that should concern China

Two more US allies are poised to buy the P-8A Poseidon, confirming it's one of the world's best sub-hunting aircraft and a counter to China's growing naval might and expansive claims that are unsettling the region.
A Boeing P-8 Poseidon.

With an eye on China, India is looking to buy more US-made advanced sub-hunting planes

India is beefing up its military amid increasing Chinese naval activity in the Indian Ocean.
A P-8A Poseidon flies over the USS Zumwalt, as the ship travels to its new home port of San Diego, California.

Submarines are increasingly lurking in seas around the world, and the US Navy’s high-tech Poseidon is there to hunt them

Submarine activity is increasing in the waters around Europe and Asia, and navies in those regions are looking to bolster their ability to detect, track, and destroy them. Interest is growing in the US-made P-8A Poseidon, one of the most sophisticated maritime-patrol aircraft in the air.