NCHRP Implementation Support Program. Implementing the Results of NCHRP Project 20-68A, Domestic Scan 17-01: Successful Approaches for the Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems by Surface Transportation Agencies

The National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) has contracted a consultant to conduct a pilot training program based on the report for NCHRP Project 20-68A, Domestic Scan 17-01 for members of the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans), Vermont Department of Public Safety (VT DPS), Maine Department of Transportation (MaineDOT), Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), and the New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT). This training is intended to aid these agencies in reducing UAS operational liability, maximize the UAS potential uses, enable DOT staff to perform UAS operations at a higher level more resourcefully, and shorten the response time for UAS-developed deliverables.  


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $175000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 20-44(17)

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Mohan, Sid

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Vermont, Burlington

    85 South Waterman Building
    Burlington, VT  United States  05405
  • Principal Investigators:

    O'Neil-Dunne, Jarlath

  • Start Date: 20200428
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01719327
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 20-44(17)
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: Oct 14 2019 3:10PM