Part of a searchlight dome was missing during a check of the Osprey at about 5 p.m. Tuesday.
The Marine Corps is considering using a massive drone not unlike its MV-22B Osprey to protect ships.
The Air Force added a pair of special operations squadrons in Japan charged with flying and maintaining CV-22 Ospreys.
Melania Trump made history Wednesday by flying in a V-22 Osprey aircraft and onto the deck of an aircraft carrier.
In the last three months, the Osprey is the third Marine Corps aircraft in the region to lose a part while in flight.
The relief comes six months after three Marines were killed when an Osprey attached to VMM-265 crashed off Australia.
The U.S. Court of Federal Claims published a ruling in favor of a motion to dismiss the case brought by Nathan Sommers.
Those losses hastened the war's conclusion but were not solely responsible for it, two historians say.
Sara Faulkner had the "it" factor as the first woman to graduate from the Coast Guard's helicopter rescue swimmer school.
The date for the move, as well as the location in Poland, has not been announced, but it will take place in 2021.
The UH-60L took off from the St. Cloud Army Aviation Support Facility on Dec. 5 and went missing for almost two hours.