14 Jul '18, 3am

#Marine #Corps doubles #MV22 #Ospreys at #KaneoheBay

#Marine #Corps doubles #MV22 #Ospreys at #KaneoheBay

As part of an effort to keep up with a fast pace in the Pacific , MV−22 Ospreys assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 363 arrived at the Marine Corps Air Station at Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, July 7, as part of a scheduled relocation, according to Marine officials. The arrival of the Ospreys from Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, marks “the beginning of VMM−363′s permenant stationing” in Hawaii, according to a press release. While at Kaneohe Bay, VMM−363 will serve under Marine Aircraft Group 24, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing. “There have been multiple cases recently where the Osprey was, or could have been, very effective responding to a local crisis, and we look forward to increasing that capability with the new squadron,” Capt. Eric Abrams said to Marine Corps Times. The Pacific Ocean presents a major obstacle to Marine forces, with its “tyranny of distance.” An...

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