USS Makin Island
“Gung Ho”
An MV-22 Osprey Approaches the Flight Deck of USS Makin Island
An MV200 Sprey Approaches The Flight Deck of USS Makin Island
PACIFIC OCEAN - An MV-22 Osprey assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 166 based out of MCAS Miramar approaches the flight deck of USS Makin Island (LHD 8). This is the first time an Osprey has conducted flight operations on a west coast amphibious assault ship since being introduced to the fleet.
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