From Protests to Leveraging Its Presence: The Osprey in Japan


2013-11-16  Not too long ago, the news was protests or expressions of concerns about the presence of Ospreys on Japanese soil.

The news is now about how to get on board an Osprey to get into the action to help the relief effort in the Philippines.

The aircraft, JGSDF members and other relief personnel later landed in Tacloban to provide support to the Philippine government who is spearheading relief efforts in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

Credit: III MEF