Saturday, March 04, 2006

Osprey Visit

The Marines brought an Osprey KBMG so the folks at Crane could see it. The Osprey is scheduled to go into service in 07.

Getting ready to leave on Saturday, the pilot was inside getting his flight plan ready, the crew took the covers off the rotor intakes.

The most impressive thing about the plane when you are standing next to it, apart from the rotors, is the size. 24 fully equipped troops can fit inside.

The rotors fold up for quick transport anywere in the world.

Saturday Morning Breakfast

All The Saturday morning breakfast we had was a resounding success. The eggs to order, the bacon fried crispy, the fruit garnish,...