Watch VP-5 "Mad Foxes" Put Their New P-8A Poseidons To Work

The Navy is settling into its new maritime patrol aircraft and increased deployments abroad are part of getting the P-8A Poseidon up to snuff. Last July, VP-5 'Mad Foxes' took on their seven-month mission to Japan with gusto, with the P-8's fresh capabilities continuing to be a big hit in the region. Here's an awesome video montage of the Mad Foxes' historic deployment:

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Those pilots look like stereotypical Bros.

"Dude, Bro, surface contact, Port side bout 2 miles, Bro."

"Got it, Bro. Looks like a fishing boat, Dude."

"Sweet, sushi!"

"Right on!"

*high five*