Regional Drone Traffic Monitoring

Description

This project uses drone-type unmanned flying devices to hover over roadways in order to capture traffic images and transmit them back to a traffic management center. Drones would be under the control of traffic management center staff. Applications may include arterial freeway images.

Status

Medium-term

Stakeholders

Local Traffic Management Agencies
TxDOT Districts

Inventory

Local Traffic Drone Device
Local Traffic Management Center
TxDOT District Traffic Management Center
TxDOT Traffic Drone Device

Services

ATMS02-Traffic Probe Surveillance (Regional Drones)

Interfaces

Source Flow Destination Status
Local Traffic Drone Device traffic probe data Local Traffic Management Center Medium-term
Local Traffic Management Center traffic probe control Local Traffic Drone Device Medium-term
Local Traffic Management Center traffic probe reporting management Local Traffic Drone Device Medium-term
TxDOT District Traffic Management Center traffic probe control TxDOT Traffic Drone Device Medium-term
TxDOT District Traffic Management Center traffic probe reporting management TxDOT Traffic Drone Device Medium-term
TxDOT Traffic Drone Device traffic probe data TxDOT District Traffic Management Center Medium-term