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Official Photos - USN/Marine Osprey
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Subject: MV-22B - Integrated Test Team (ITT) - BuNo 165838
Location: NAS Patuxent River, MD
Date: 8/2/2005
Credit: Photographer’s Mate 2nd Class Daniel J. McLain / USN

Notes: A Marine Osprey assigned to NAVAIR's V-22 Integrated Test Team (ITT) takes off from Pax River.


Subject: Four MV-22B - Integrated Test Team (ITT)
Location: NAS Patuxent River, MD
Date: 5/1/2003
Credit: USN

Notes: Four test Osprey sit on the ramp at Pax River.


Subject: MV-22B - Integrated Test Team (ITT) - Side #21
Location: NAS Patuxent River, MD
Date: 10/12/2002
Credit: Lt. Col. Kevin Gross / USN

Notes: #21 was the first low rate production Osprey to be tested. This photo shows how the aircraft looks in its 'folded' mode.


Subject: MV-22B - BuNo 164942
Location: Lexington Park, MD
Date: 5/29/2002
Credit: Vernon Pugh / USN

Notes: This Osprey was one of the full scale development EMD aircraft.


Subject: MV-22B - VMX-22 - Side #23
Location: Atlantic
Date: 11/15/2005
Credit: Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Timothy Bensken / USN

Notes: #23 sits on the deck of the USS Wasp, while a second osprey approaches for landing.


Subject: MV-22B - VMX-22 - Side #14
Location: Atlantic
Date: 11/15/2005
Credit: Photographer's Mate Airman Zachary L. Borden / USN

Notes: #14 takes off from the USS Wasp. VMX-22 is the Marine Tiltrotor Operational Test & Evaluation Squadron.


Subject: MV-22B - VMX-22 - USS Wasp
Location: Atlantic
Date: 11/2/2005
Credit: Photographer's Mate Airman Zachary L. Borden / USN

Notes: An Osprey from VMX-22 unfolds on the deck of the USS Wasp.


Subject: Eight MV-22B - VMX-22 - USS Bataan
Location: Atlantic
Date: 6/18/2005
Credit: Photographer’s Mate Airman Jeremy L. Grisham / USN

Notes: All eight MV-22Bs assigned to the Marine Tiltrotor Operational Test & Evaluation Squadron (VMX-22) are photographed on the deck of the USS Bataan.




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