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Use Cases for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Public Transportation Systems Report Summary

This document summarizes the report that seeks to extend the application of UAS technology to transportation systems, focusing on two use cases: infrastructure inspection and disaster response & recovery. The report also aims to assist transit agencies in determining whether to apply UAS technology to their operations and provides high-level guidance for the development of UAS programs.

Last updated: Friday, November 6, 2020
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