Aircraft 156518 Data

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LQ-1 & LL-518

1969 Lockheed P-3C Orion C/N 285A-5512

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Latest photos of 156518
  • 156518 @ GREENHAM - P-3C Orion of Patrol Squadron VP-56 at the 1973 Intnl Air Tattoo at RAF Greenham Common. - by Peter Nicholson by Peter Nicholson @ GREENHAM
  • 156518 @ NTU - The Mighty Orion with her weapons bay open - by Paul Perry by Paul Perry @ NTU

Airframe Info

Model:P-3C Orion    Search all Lockheed P-3C Orion
Year built:1969
Construction Number (C/N):285A-5512
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:11
Number of Engines:4
Engine Type:Turbo-prop
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Allison T56-A-14


Registration Number:156518
Alternative Code/Name:LQ-1 & LL-518
Current Status:To AMARC on February 11, 2004
Delivery Date:1969-08-24


Owner:United States Navy
United States

User Comments

Peter Nicholson, 2014-01-22 15:31:31
 This Orion was the first P-3C delivered to a front-line squadron and joined Patrol Squadron 56 (VP-56) at NAS Jacksonville on September 24, 1969.