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US to Deploy Troubled Aircraft to Okinawa

Posted June 7th, 2011 at 2:40 am (UTC-5)
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The U.S. military says it will deploy a controversial aircraft to an airbase in southern Japan by late 2012. A Defense Department spokesman says the V-22 Osprey aircraft will replace helicopters currently in use at the U.S. Marine Corps’s Futenma Air Station based on the southern island of Okinawa. U.S. officials are stressing the safety […]

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