Osprey Era Begins in Japan

10/03/2012: The video shows the initial landings of Ospreys on Okinawa.

The MV-22 Osprey was fielded in 2007 and is set to replace the CH-46 Sea Knights.

After two months of waiting at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, the Osprey flies to Okinawa.

Marine Corporal Alisa Helin takes us to Marine Corps Air Station Futenma as the aircraft lands at their new home.

Credit: American Forces Network Okinawa:October 1, 2012