Video: USDOT Secretary Chao Focuses on Drones
Elaine L. Chao is the U.S. Secretary of Transportation. Speaking at the Transportation Research Board conference in Washington, D.C., Chao revealed that USDOT is taking steps to make some major decisions about proposed regulations on the use of drone technology and new guidance on the government’s approach to autonomous vehicles. Chao’s speech titled Our Transportation Future presented an overview of the department’s actions in support of her priorities of promoting safety and innovation while improving transportation infrastructure. This video contains Chao’s remarks delivered Jan. 14, 2019–in their entirety.