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.

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