Cranberry to Pittsburgh Int'l Airport

A flawless autonomous drive from Cranberry to Pittsburgh International Airport conducted on September 3, 2013.

Below are videos of the ground-breaking trip on September 4, 2013 by CMU's Autonomous Cadillac SRX driving itself from Cranberry, Pennsylvania to the Pittsburgh International Airport. With US Congressman and House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman, Bill Shuster, and PennDOT Secretary, Barry Schoch, joining the ride.

Prof. Raj Rajkumar and U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster emerge from the self-driving Cadillac SRX after being driven to the airport from Cranberry Township.
Credit Liz Reid / 90.5 WES

Chairman Bill Shuster's Remarks

The guest of honor, or more precisely passenger of honor, during the ride was Bill Shuster, Chairman of the US House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. Please see a summary of his ride and his remarks below.

The 33-mile Driverless Ride and Immediate Reactions from the Chairman

Remarks by the Chairman at the press event following the normal-seeming autonomous drive

The CMU team with Chairman Shuster and Secretary Schoch

Rides for Media Reps

Media representatives were also given 8-minute autonomous drives around the airport.

An autonomous drive around the Pittsburgh International Airport conducted on September 3, 2013. As many as 15 media reps took this ride in the car on September 4, 2013. Yes, that number was due to multiple runs ;-)