Images: Osprey lands on JMSDF ship for first time in Asia-Pacific [Image 14 of 16]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Matt Myers
An MV-22B Osprey prepares to take off Nov. 12 from Marine Corps Air Station Futenma. After takeoff, the Osprey landed on the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ship Ise at sea, off of the coast of Okinawa, marking the first time an Osprey landed on a JMSDF ship in the Asia-Pacific region. The Osprey is with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force, currently assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit.
Date Posted:11.12.2013 06:49
Location:JAPAN MARITIME SELF-DEFENSE FORCE SHIP ISE, AT SEA, OKINAWA, JP