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TDOT UAS Standard Operating Guidelines

Any TDOT employee who intends to operate a small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) for TDOT in conjuction with official assigned duties and responsibilities, must first sign an Acknowledgement Statement agreeing to comply with the TDOT UAS Operator Guidelines and regulations found below. 

TDOT Policy 170-03 mandates that the TDOT UAS Operator Acknowledgement Statement must be on file with the Aeronautics Division UAS Office prior to conducting any UAS operations in an official capacity or on a TDOT jobsite .   

Please email TDOT.UAS@tn.gov to receive a copy of the policy, the Standard Operating Guidelines, and the Acknowledgement Statement. 

TDOT Aeronautics Division UAS Standard Operating Guidelines (Updated March 7, 2019)

Current SOG Revision (Revision 2)   

Current version of TDOT UAS Flight Log Sheet

Flight Log Word Document

Flight Log PDF Document

All TDOT personnel authorized to operate UAS for TDOT should occasionally check this page to ensure they have the current versions of these documents.