Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
Staff Sgt. John Godwin, a Loxley, Ala., native serving as a flight equipment technician and aerial observer with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), mans an M240G machine gun on the tail of an MV-22 Osprey while flying missions in Afghanistan. Photo via the US Marines.