BILL COFFMAN'S SPITFIRE STUDIO COLLECTION
No. 8432. Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey (166687 c/n 90081) US Marine Corps
Photographed at Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA, August 2008, by Bill Coffman

Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey

12/31/2008. Assigned to the Marines' Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 266
(VMM-266) "Fighting Griffins" at MCAS New River, North Carolina, the crew is demonstrating the computer controlled stowing sequence, folding the rotor blades, swiveling the engines 90 forward and twisting the wing 90 parallel over the length of the fuselage.

Created December 31, 2008