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Osprey tilt-rotor accidents could possibly delay deployment to Japan
Washington, USA - Japanese authorities have concerns about safety
The recent accidents involving some models of the Osprey tilt-rotor, the last of which occurred last week (AVIONEWS) could cause a delay in the deployment of the aircraft in Okinawa and in other American bases in Japan, because of some safety concerns by the Japanese authorities. The protest of the Iwakuni citizens, a southern Japan city which hosts a Marine Corps base, dates back just a few days ago,...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency