IDOT Testing Out Drones

Effingham, IL / Effingham Radio

(Undated)  —  Drones could soon become a very important tool for the Illinois Department of Transportation.  The agency says the technology is being tested as a way to improve safety, reduce costs and introduce new strategies.  IDOT recently purchased two drones to explore ways to enhance mapping practices and regular inspections of bridges.


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