KD2G-2 Firefly Descriptive Arrangement
The KD2G-2 was a remotely controlled target pilotless aircraft for air-air and anti-aircraft gunnery training. It could be launched and remotely controlled from shipboard, from the ground, or from the air.
Designed to be eventually expendable, after a service life of 25 flying hours.
Fuselage of steel tube and dural monocoque. Wing and tail surfaces of dural. Adequate buoyancy for undamaged target P/A to float at least 15 minutes in out-of-fuel water landing.
Control could be maintained to 6,000 yard distance. Gyro-servo stabilized in roll.