U.S. military aircraft create excitement at airport

Published on April 23, 2013

The appearance of several American aircraft is getting lots of attention Tuesday evening at St. John’s International Airport.

Six tiltrotor Osprey aircraft are refueling on the Torbay side of the airport. People have gathered around the airport’s perimeter to observe aircraft capable of handling vertical take offs and landings.

The six tiltrotor Osprey landed in three pairs.

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