What The Latest Marine Aviation Mishap Says About Pilot Readiness
The budget squeeze brought about by the sequester plus the demands of continuing deployments have brought aircraft readiness to dangerously low levels.
This Is What The Marine Corps Calls A Shallow-Water Landing
The Corps grounded all Osprey flight operations in Japan after one of the tiltrotor aircraft was forced to make an emergency “shallow-water landing” off the coast of Okinawa.
What Happens When Pilots Aren’t Allowed To Fly
Carl Forsling, a former career Marine pilot, describes the cost of cutting stateside flight hours.
6 Lessons Being A Military Pilot Taught Me For Life
Lessons from being a military aviator can make your life better, Carl Forsling, a former MV-22B Osprey pilot, writes.