Surveillance drones to be deployed along SA, Zimbabwe border
The SA government will fly surveillance drones along the Beitbridge border post, to address security challenges posed by border-jumpers and smugglers.
Girls Fly encourages girls to enter aviation field
The Girls Fly Programme in Africa has seen hundreds of young girls participate in its educational, networking and scholarship initiatives.
Africa slow to develop flexible drone regulations for healthcare
Despite ground-breaking drone applications in Africa, regulators have been slow to develop legislation to keep pace with the evolving technology.
Drones, cars and bikes to become the new normal of mobility
Professor Herman Singh, CEO of Future Advisory, says enabling mobility will soon entail connecting cars, bicycles and drones in new and innovative ways.
SA surge in applications for drone flights during lockdown
The Department of Transport calls on drone pilots to comply with the lockdown directions, as it registers a rise in applications for permission to fly drones.
Govt puts mobile tech at centre of COVID-19 mass screening, testing
The South African government leans on mobile technology as it enters a new phase in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
World’s first ISO-approved drone standards announced
The new international safety and quality standards are set to have a massive impact on the future growth of the drone industry.