- A LANDING CRAFT For the 21st Century. Altenburger, Susanne; Bosworth, Michael; Junge, Michael // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2013, Vol. 139 Issue 7, p60
The article focuses on a new, 21st-century landing craft utility (LCU) carrier needed by the U.S. Navy. It is stated that as part of a Navy Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), amphibious assaults are carried out by a Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) under current doctrine. It is noted that the team of...
- Additional MV-22 Tests, Fixes Await. Wall, Robert // Aviation Week & Space Technology;10/30/2000, Vol. 153 Issue 18, p65
Focuses on the plans of the United States Marine Corps to demonstrate the ship-board suitability of MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft. Factors affecting the attainment of ship-board qualification; Problems in the wing-fold and blade-stow mechanism of the aircraft; Suitability of the aircraft for...
- V-22 Loses Power In Persian Gulf; Crew Member Missing. // Defense Daily;10/2/2014, p4
The article reports on an accident involving a U.S. Marine Corps V-22 Osprey multi-mission, tiltrotor aircraft which happened on October 1, 2014 in the Persian Gulf.
- MARINE CORPS AIRCRAFT UNITS. // Sea Power;Jan2015, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p126
The article lists several aircraft units used by different squadrons of the U.S. Marine Corps, as of January 2015, including the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadrons (VMM), Marine Attack Training Squadron (VMAT), and the Marine Heavy Helicopter Training Squadron (HMHT).
- Sea duty with tilt-rotor technology. Dady, Gidge; Puma, Sgt. Chance // Marines;Mar99, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p16
Focuses on the United States Marine Corps Multi-Service Operational Test Team's (MOTT) sea trials of `V-22 Osprey' tilt-rotor aircraft on the USS Saipan (LHA-2)' off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia. Guidelines followed by MOTT in landing the aircraft at sea in all types of weather conditions;...
- 'Development Maturity Phase' Recommended for Osprey Program. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Jun2001, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p25
Reports on the recommendation of an independent review panel for the United States Marine Corps' V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft production be temporarily reduced to a minimum sustaining level to provide funds for further development while some components and systems are redesigned. Delay of the...
- Jump and Go Fly. Harvey, David S. // World & I;Dec98, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p176
Anticipates the takeoff of United States Marine Corps pilots aboard the 360 Bell Boeing MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft. Performance capabilities of tiltrotors; Details on the aircraft designed by Bell Helicopter in 1958; Events that triggered the manufacturing of high-technology aircrafts. ...
- Set to Soar. Lackey, Sue A. // Sea Power;Sep2005, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p20
The article presents information on the U.S. Marine Corps' aircraft MV-22 Osprey. The MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft is the centerpiece of the Marine Corps' transformation to sea-based operations and distributed operations, its new concept of maneuver warfare. The Osprey is designed to reach...
- Quad Tiltrotor piques Marine Corps' interest. Wall, Robert // Aviation Week & Space Technology;9/13/1999, Vol. 151 Issue 11, p45
Reports that United States Marine Corps officials have shown interest in acquiring Bell Helicopter Textron's Quad Tiltrotor vertical take-off and landing aircraft. US Marine Corps' aviation program.