Public Comment Sought On Drones

Jul 25, 2019

Credit North Carolina Department of Transportation

N.C. Department of Transportation's Division of Aviation has launched an online survey to gather public comment on unmanned aircraft systems.  According to a press release from NCDOT, the survey will ask peoples’ thoughts and concerns about the current and future applications of drones. It will include questions on noise, privacy and safety issues, and the way drones can improve peoples’ lives through the delivery of medical supplies, and assistance with search and rescue operations.  NCDOT uses drones to inspect bridges, monitor storm damage, and deliver life-saving medical supplies.