Pakistan to get US surveillance plane this year

Pakistan is expected to receive maritime surveillance P3C Orion aircraft from the US this year, state media quoted the country`s ambassador in Washington as saying.

US surveillance plane inducted into Pak Navy

Two P3C Orion maritime
surveillance aircraft modified with US assistance were
inducted into the Pakistan Navy.

P3C Orion aircraft were prime targets of Mehran attackers

US supplied surveillance jets
were the "prime targets" of Taliban militants who possibly received "inside support and help" for their Rambo-style attack on Mehran naval airbase in the Pakistani port city of
Karachi.