WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), chairman of the Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security, will convene a hearing titled “Keeping Pace with Innovation – Update on the Safe Integration of Unmanned Aircraft Systems into the Airspace,” at 10:15 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The hearing will provide a status update on efforts to integrate unmanned aircraft systems into the national airspace system without compromising safety.
- Mr. Earl Lawrence, Director, Office of Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Federal Aviation Administration
- Mr. Brian Wynne, President and Chief Executive Officer, Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International
- Mr. Matthew S. Zuccaro, President and Chief Executive Officer, Helicopter Association International
- Mr. Todd Graetz, Director of Technology Services, BNSF Railway Co.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
This hearing will take place in Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.
**Time changed on May 7, 2018.