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First Flight of Pilotless Aircraft-N-9 float plane (No. 2602) was used in the first radio-controlled flight experiments near Dahlgren, Virginia (September 15, 1924). NRL developed the radio remote-control system for these experiments.(Source: Gebhard book page 226)

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