EU Naval Force - Somalia
Operation ATALANTA


deployed assets

Spanish P-3M OrionSpain

The Lockheed P-3 Orion is a four-engine turboprop anti-submarine and maritime surveillance aircraft.

Over the years, the aircraft has seen numerous design advancements, most notably to its electronics packages.

The Spanish fly the P-3M variant of the aircraft. These have been fitted with an updated sensor suite and when not on Operation Atalanta are based at the MorĂ³n Air Base, near Seville in Southern Spain.

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