USMC Ospreys Complete First Trans-Pacific Flight
Four MV-22 Ospreys from Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 268 (VMM-268) completed the first transpacific flight for the type
US Marine Corps, April 28, 2017 - ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE BASE, Darwin - Four MV-22 Ospreys with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 268 (VMM-268) land in Australia, April 28, 2017.
This was the first trans-Pacific flight for the Osprey in history flying from Hawaii to Darwin supported by two KC-130 Hercules tankers.
They will be part of Rotational Force Darwin 17.2
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MRF-D Marine Rotational Force Darwin US Marine Corps
VMM-268 Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 268 US Marine Corps
Bell v-22 Osprey in US Marine Corps