Australia Considers, Rejects MV-22 Osprey

Credit: V-22: Rupa Haria
BEIJING – Australia’s defense department has rejected a proposal to buy a squadron of Bell Boeing MV-22 Ospreys, a government source says. The decision follows an assessment that ordering Lockheed Martin F-35Bs would be similarly unjustified. In both cases, the acquisition proposals appear to have...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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