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Special "Le Bourget" (11): Osprey ready to be used in Iraq
Paris, France - Passed an 18 days test in the desert
According to US Army sources interviewed by AVIONEWS during "Le Bourget air show", now in process near Paris, the controversial tilt rotor MV-22 Osprey is ready for its operative use in Iraq, after brilliantly passing an 18 days test in a desert environment, which allowed it to get the IOC - Initial Operation Capability, a landmark for a military aircraft coming into commission. The tests carried...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency