Osprey Test Program Continues; Bell-Boeing Receives $1.5 Billion Add-On

September 2002
Sea Power;Sep2002, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p23
Focuses on the flight testing program for the V-22 Osprey tiltrotor multimission aircraft. Additional budget given to aircraft manufacturer Bell Boeing; Terms of the contract modifications.


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