Only time will tell whether the pricy CMV-22B brings about the revolution in logistics the Navy is hoping for.
Key point: The Osprey does have few additional advantages over the C-2 for carrier operations. For example, it won't require catapult-assisted takeoff, lowering the number of necessary support personnel, and it has night-vision equipment for night landings. Furthermore, the CMV-22B's in-flight refueling capability could allow even longer-range...
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