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Osprey Tests At Sea
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An MV-22 Osprey takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan in the Atlantic Ocean, June 18, 2005, while participating in a final test and evaluation period of this experimental tilt-rotor aircraft. The Osprey is an advanced technology, vertical/short takeoff and landing multipurpose tactical aircraft, and is scheduled to replace aging CH-46E Sea Knight and CH-53D Sea Stallion helicopters currently in service. U.S. Navy photo by Airman Jeremy L. Grisham
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