The Boeing P-8A Poseidon has now reached squadron service with the U.S. Navy. The first squadron to deploy overseas was the War Eagles of VP-16. The squadron deployed with six aircraft to Kadena Airbase on Okinawa in 2014. During this deployment, two squadron aircraft participated in the search for the ill-fated Malaysian Airlines Flight 370. A second squadron that has received the P-8A is VP-30 – Pro’s Nest. Both squadrons are based at NAS Jacksonville.