PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 1, 2012) MV-22 Osprey assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (HMM) 166 land aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5) during flight deck qualifications. This is the first time an Osprey has landed aboard a Tarawa-class amphibious assault ship. (US Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Jeremy L. Wood/Released)

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