State DOTs & The UAS Integration Pilot Program

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Start Date:

January 23, 2019 from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm EST


Three State DOTs were selected as part of the FAA’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program. This webinar will focus on the activities of these state DOTs. According to the FAA press release announcing these pilot program sites, “Data gathered from these pilot projects will form the basis of a new regulatory framework to safely integrate drones into our national airspace.” said Secretary Elaine L. Chao.

Learning Objectives:

Peer Exchange opportunities among state DOT members.



Shayne H. Gill, Program Director for Multimodal Transportation, AASHTO


Basil Yap, UAS Program Manager, NC Department of Transportation, Division of Aviation

Russ Buchholz, Director, Strategic and Innovation Director of Transportation Systems / UAS Integration Program Administrator, ND Department of Transportation

Bob Brock, Kansas DOT 


Target Audience:

State DOT Offices

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