Kaiser-Fleetwings XBQ-2A Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1943
Type: Expendable Unmanned Assault Drone / Flying Bomb Prototype
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): Kaiser-Fleetwings - USA
Production Total: 1
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 0
Weight (MTOW): 7,716 lb (3,500 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 2 x Lycoming R-680-13 air-cooled radial piston engines developing 280 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 225 mph (362 kph; 195 knots)
Maximum Range: 1,715 miles (2,760 km)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 2,000lb warhead payload.
Global Operators / Customers
United States (cancelled)
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
BQ-2 - Base Series Designation
XBQ-2A - Prototype Designation; one completed.