AUGUST 26, 2023 – A significant search and rescue operation is currently underway off the coast of Australia following the crash of a U.S. Military V-22 Osprey helicopter. The aircraft was reportedly carrying nearly 20 Marines when it went down.
Multiple agencies, both American and Australian, are involved in the ongoing search and rescue efforts. The exact number of casualties remains unknown at this time, and the immediate focus is on locating and assisting any survivors.
The U.S. Department of Defense has not yet released detailed information regarding the cause of the crash or the current status of the rescue operation. Updates will be provided as more information becomes available.