The James Bond Vehicle Library

Osprey 5 MKII hovercraft

23/6-2002, updated 7/12-2014   by PS


Osprey 5 MKII hovercraft

Osprey 5 MKII hovercraft
Die Another Day, 2002
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007 Relations

Die Another Day - 2002
Villain/henchmens vehicle
Vehicle Bond drives
Vehicle Bond steals

Notes

Pretitle sequence: Colonel Moon uses hovercrafts to force the minefields. James Bond captures one of the hovercrafts and persues Moon, and the chase is on.

Osprey 5 MkII hovercraft

15 Ospreys was build and used during filming at Pinewood Studios. Three of the crafts are in working order at the Hovercraft Museum in Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire, UK.

One of the Hovercraft Museum's Osprey's from Die Another Day in action. Thanks to the museum for the picture. Visit their website if you are interested in hovercrafts.

On 6. December 2014 one of the hovercrafts was on auction at Julien's Auctions starting bid: USD 15.000,-. But it was not sold.



Technical Data

  • Manufacturer: Osprey Hovercraft UK
  • Year: 2002
  • Engine: 1,9 litre 4 cyl, 4 cycle liquid cooled 105 hp
  • Length: 4,87 m (16 ft)
  • Width: 2,30 m (7ft 6 inches)
  • Height: 1,8 m (6 ft)
  • Unladen Weight: 543 kg (1195 lbs)
  • Normal Payload: up to 454 kg (1000 lbs)
  • Cruising Speed: 48 kmh (30 mph)
  • Maximum Speed: 80 kmh (50 mph)
  • Obstacle Clearance: 30 cm
  • Colour: Military green

Gadgets

  • 2 Grenade launchers


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