An MV-22 Osprey from the "Greyhawks" of Marine Medium-Lift Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 161 (Reinforced) takes off from the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). The Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey is an American multi-mission, tiltrotor military aircraft with both a vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL), and short takeoff and landing (STOL) capability.

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An MV-22 Osprey from the "Greyhawks" of Marine Medium-Lift Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 161 (Reinforced) takes off from the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). The Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey is an American multi-mission, tiltrotor military aircraft with both a vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL), and short takeoff and landing (STOL) capability.

U.S. Department of Defense Archive / Alamy Stock Photo

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