Peaceful shot of a MV-22 Osprey overlooking the Sun on top a mountain

The US Marines says this photo shows a MV-22B Osprey preparing to take off on top of a mountain in New Mexico. I think the picture is fantastic, the rear shot makes it look like the Osprey is being contemplative and its rotors are splitting the Sun at the perfect angle. Everything almost looks peaceful. » 4/21/15 8:00pm 4/21/15 8:00pm

In-Air Fueling Turns the V-22 Osprey Into One Badass Mama Bird

After a bit of a shaky start to its career, the V-22 Osprey is finally coming into its own. Following news that the Marine Corps could be properly arming the tilt-rotor aircraft in the near future, the USMC has announced that it's also considering a modular aerial refueling system for the V-22. » 12/29/14 3:29pm 12/29/14 3:29pm

The interior of the V-22 Osprey could have been used in Aliens

His is Technical Sergeant Edilberto Malave, 'from the 8th Special Operations Squadron flight engineer, conducting a preflight inspection of a CV-22 Osprey on Hurlburt Field, Florida.' But if you tell me it's Vin Diesel entering the set for a new Aliens movie, I will believe you. What an awesome cable mess. » 6/09/14 10:03pm 6/09/14 10:03pm

Osprey Gatling Gun Uses Xbox 360-like Controller

Christian from Defense Tech is at the Modern Day Marine Expo, where instead of having girls in mini-bikinis caressing speedboats and yachts, they have girls in mini-bikinis caressing torpedoes and gatling guns. Like this one on board the Osprey, which uses a controller with the same shape and functionality of an… » 10/03/08 6:45pm 10/03/08 6:45pm

Buy Your Own V22, Kinda: Bell 609 Civilian Tiltrotor Gets Rolled-Out

Forget the improbable promises of the Falx tiltrotor: Bell aircraft has rolled out its 609 civilian tiltrotor for real. Looking and flying like a smaller cousin of the military V22 Osprey, also a Bell vehicle, the 609 will undoubtedly please millionaire business people since it can perform all the rooftop-landing… » 7/17/08 5:58am 7/17/08 5:58am