Simmonds Aerocessories OQ-11

The Simmonds Aerocessories OQ-11 was a target drone in the United States, manufactured by Simmonds Aerocessories.

The OQ-11 remained a prototype only.[1]

Role Target drone
National origin United States
Manufacturer Simmonds Aerocessories
First flight 1941
Primary user USAAF
Number built 1


General characteristics

  • Crew: none
  • Length: 9 ft in (2.7 m)
  • Wingspan: 12 ft in (3.6 m)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Herkimer, 7 hp (5 kW)


  • Maximum speed: 60 mph (100 km/h)
  • Endurance: 1 hours  0 min

See also

Related lists


  1. ^ US Army Air Forces: "Army Aircraft Model Designations", 1946
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Radioplane OQ-12

The Radioplane OQ-12 was a target drone in the United States, manufactured by the Radioplane company.

The OQ-12 was most likely intended as a competitor to the Simmonds Aerocessories OQ-11, and it first flew in October 1941, but remained a prototype only.

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