It was made publich in February this year that the U.S. Navy would procure the Osprey to answer its future Carrier Onboard Delivery requirements. As of now, the U.S. Navy is planning on procuring 48 Ospreys.
The Osprey typical Navy missions will include:
- Sea Based Logistics (including COD)
- Personnel recovery (including SAR)
- Special warfare (with US Navy Seals)