While the U.S. Marine Corps and Special Operations Forces (SOF) are touting the operational performance thus far of the V-22 Osprey tiltrotor, recent upgrades are making the aircraft even better, according to a recent report from the Pentagon’s Director of Operational Test and Evaluation (DOT&E). Marine and SOF brass told Congress the Ospreys were performing at least as well as advertised in recent budget testimony meant to persuade lawmakers to keep or augment modernization and ...

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