Saturday, February 24, 2024

US Marine MV-22B Osprey crashes near Okinawa in Japan

A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey crashed roughly 6 miles off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, on Tuesday.

That was reported by

The Osprey ditched on the sea east of Nago city, Okinawa, Japan, in an in-flight refueling training. All five crew members were rescued by the US Air Force 33rd Rescue Squadron


All five crew members were rescued by the US Air Force 33rd Rescue Squadron fromt Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. The crew members were being treated at the United States Naval Hospital at Camp Foster, 2 were injured, severity of their injuries are unknown.

There are from the Marine Aircraft Group 36, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing.

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