UAS State of the Practice for Transportation

The project objective is to identify key strategies, activities, and best practices utilized by five states that are leading the nation in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) adoption. This study will utilize action research methodologies, which will include primarily qualitative research techniques – phone interviews, focus group discussions, and literature review. This study will involve broad participation from UAS stakeholders, including operators, manufacturers, UAS test sites, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and state agencies.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $20000
    • Contract Numbers:


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Missouri Department of Transportation

      1617 Missouri Boulevard
      P.O. Box 270
      Jefferson City, MO  United States  65102
    • Project Managers:

      Harper, Jennifer

    • Performing Organizations:

      Jviation, Inc.

      931 Wildwood Drive, Suite 101
      Jefferson City, MO  United States  65109
    • Principal Investigators:

      Peska, Joe

    • Start Date: 20180220
    • Expected Completion Date: 20180531
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01668527
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Missouri Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: TR201808
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: May 4 2018 8:54AM