Osprey makes emergency landing in Wilmington

July 9, 2012 5:30:23 PM PDT
A Marine Osprey aircraft from Marine Corps Air Station New River declared an emergency Monday afternoon.

The pilot called in issues with the drive shaft. The tilt-rotor aircraft managed to land safely at Wilmington International Airport. No one was injured.

Investigators are trying to figure out exactly what happened.

The Osprey has a long history of safety problems but the Pentagon has said it's a reliable and safe aircraft.

Classifieds | Report A Typo |  Send Tip |  Get Alerts | See Click Fix
Follow @abc11 on Twitter  |  Become a fan on Facebook


Load Comments