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New weapons for Osprey V-22 tiltrotor
Fort Worth, USA - Dependence on attack helicopters will thus be reduced
The V-22 Osprey will be equipped with forward-firing capability. The news was given yesterday by Bell Boeing, the tiltrotor producer, after doing successful demonstration at the United States Army Proving Ground in Yuma, Arizona, in November. The V-22 can take off and land like a helicopter, but it can rotate its propellers to fly like an airplane, moving in the air and dodging the enemy’s fire m...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency