The United States announced on Thursday, December 7, 2023, that all branches of the U.S. military would discontinue flying any MV-22 aircraft, commonly known as the Osprey, until the safety of the aircraft can be confirmed. The announcement was made just days after a fatal Osprey crash off the coast of Japan on November 29, the last of several mishaps that have caused increased concern about the airworthiness of the aircraft. The Osprey is operated by the Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force and has been the subject of fierce scrutiny since 19 Marines were killed in an infamous Osprey crash in Marana Arizona on April 8, 2000.
Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York. We have handled numerous cases involving the failure of necessary equipment on a plane or helicopter in both federal and state court across the country. When it comes to aviation, safety must come first. Our attorneys have extensive experience in plane and helicopter crash litigation and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously injured in a plane or helicopter crash. The experienced aviation attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of a crash. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.