The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) Division of Aviation has received FAA authorization to conduct Unmanned Aircraft Systems test flights at Wichita’s Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport beginning Sept. 16.  Inspection missions are expected to include obstruction analysis, foreign object detection, wildlife hazard management and airfield emergency response. The operations are part of the FAA’s UAS Integration Pilot Program.  Authorization was received ...

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