Sunday, April 11, 2010
MV-22 Osprey: Marines Like the Aircraft Despite Maintenance Issues
The MV-22 Osprey is getting high marks from the Marines. The aircraft has been active in Iraq, Afghanistan and Haiti. Although - maintenance and the supply chain for repair parts have been an issue. The aircraft will carry 24 troops and can take off and land vertically - which gives it a rotary wing capability. Read more in "The Osprey: She is High Maintenance, but Marines Love Her Anyway", National Defense Magazine, April 2010.