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Navy Assisting in Search For Missing EgyptAir Flight MS 804

Navy Assisting in Search For Missing EgyptAir Flight MS 804

Two P-3C Assigned to Patrol Squadron 4 "Sneaky Dragons" (VP-4). DoD Photo

Two P-3Cs Assigned to Patrol Squadron 4 “Sneaky Dragons” (VP-4). DoD Photo

CORRECTION: An earlier¬†version of this post used the incorrect nickname for Patrol Squadron 4. The unit is known as the “Skinny Dragons” not the “Sneaky Dragons.” USNI News regrets the error.¬†

Acting on a request from the searchers looking for the missing EgyptAir flight that crashed early Thursday local time, the Navy has sent a maritime surveillance aircraft to look for the missing aircraft, a U.S. defense official told USNI News. Read More