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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

The Story of how the C-130 Hercules became the biggest aircraft to land on an aircraft carrier

"The airplane stopped right opposite the captain's bridge. There was cheering and laughing. There on the side of the fuselage,… Read More

4 years ago

CMV-22B “COD” Osprey First Flight Officially Announced

Bell Boeing will deliver the first CMV-22B to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (HX) 21 in early 2020 for developmental… 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

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

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

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