C-2 Greyhound

Old warriors never die: US Navy Surging C-2A Greyhound COD aircraft as V-22 Groundings Continue

Old warriors never die: US Navy Surging C-2A Greyhound COD aircraft as V-22 Groundings Continue

Uncertainty of the return of the V-22 tiltrotor Air Boss Vice Adm. Daniel Cheever, the head of US naval aviation,… Read More

5 months ago

US Navy F/A-18 pilot recalls when he was launched on Alert 5 to intercept an Iranian patrol aircraft that ended up being a C-2 COD

Alert 5 Alert 5, also referred to as Ready Five, is a condition of high alert for aircraft crews on… Read More

7 months ago

VRM-50, the US Navy’s first CMV-22B Osprey Fleet Replacement Squadron, gets Safe-for-Flight certification

The “Sunhawks” of VRM-50, the US Navy’s first CMV-22B Osprey Fleet Replacement Squadron, celebrated a landmark achievement as they received… Read More

3 years ago

First CMV-22B Osprey for fleet operations delivered to the US Navy

The V-22 is based at Fleet Logistics Multi-Mission Squadron (VRM) 30 at Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego.… Read More

4 years ago

Here’s the First Photo of First US Navy CMV-22B Osprey COD Aircraft

Clearly visible in the photo is the structural modification to the CMV-22B, the enlarged fuel tank extensions to the forward… Read More

5 years ago

USS Gerald R. Ford AAG cleared to recover all “props and jets”

The latest Aircraft Recovery Bulletin by the U.S. Navy enables propeller aircraft: C-2A Greyhound, E-2C Hawkeye and E-2D Advanced Hawkeye,… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. Navy recovers C-2A that fatally crashed in 2017 from 3 Miles Underwater

The C-2A was recovered from near its crash site about 500 miles from Okinawa in late May. On May 21,… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. Navy to buy three more CMV-22Bs

Work is expected to be completed in October 2023 The U.S. Navy has given the Bell Boeing Joint Project Office… Read More

6 years ago

C-2, E-2 completed Advanced Arresting Gear performance testing

The testing supports the Navy’s development of a propeller Aircraft Recovery Bulletin, which is a prerequisite for arresting propeller aircraft… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. Navy accelerating sunset of C-2 and deployment of CMV-22B

"The C-2 aircraft are 30 years old and were nowhere near where we want it to be in terms of… Read More

6 years ago

Advanced Arresting Gear begins next round of aircraft testing with recovery of C-2 and E-2 aircraft

The testing is to ensure that the Advanced Arresting Gear can support the full USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)… Read More

6 years ago

JAPAN TO RECEIVE ITS FIRST V-22 OSPREY TILT-ROTOR AIRCRAFT IN SEPTEMBER

Japan ordered the Osprey back in 2014 and will take delivery of 17 aircraft The first V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor for… Read More

7 years ago