Military Photos: A Flight of Ospreys

A sight to behold: four MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft in formation en-route from Afghanistan to the Arabian Sea.

Four MV-22 Ospreys
Four MV-22 Ospreys with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261 (Image Copyright U.S. Marine Corps)

The shot was taken from a KC-130J tanker that escorted the Ospreys from Helmand in Afghanistan to meet the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7) in the Arabian Sea.

More about the aircraft in service with the U.S. Marine Corps on their website and on the Marine Corps MV-22 fact sheet.

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