His is Technical Sergeant Edilberto Malave, 'from the 8th Special Operations Squadron flight engineer, conducting a preflight inspection of a CV-22 Osprey on Hurlburt Field, Florida.' But if you tell me it's Vin Diesel entering the set for a new Aliens movie, I will believe you. What an awesome cable mess.

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The Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey is a tiltrotor aircraft with vertical takeoff and landing capabilities. The US Marines like to use it to get people in and out places with no landing strips, and do awesome stuff like this:

It's a pretty pretty pretty cool aircraft.


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