Hints and Tips
Here we offer drone-related hints, tips and general advice.
Travelling with your drone
Are you going on vacation or on a business trip? Would you like to take your drone with you? Are you planning on travelling by air? Would you like to know what the rules are for taking your drone with you on the airplane? Download a handy Info-graphic to learn how you can plan for your trip.
For more information, download the IATA Lithium battery mitigation guide - and in particular refer to Chapter 4: Passenger/Crew Baggage.
Evolution of Drone Regulations
The Advent of Unmanned Commerce
This article, published in the October 2020 edition of World Airnews Magazine, provides a brief on the current airborne commerce (air freight) scene and provides insights on how unmanned aircraft could benefit and add value to this vital service.
Recreational Drone Safety
Commercial Drone Safety Cases
Drone Test Sites
Drones in the SA Marine Environment
This is a two-part article (part 1 here and part 2 here) published in the April and May 2020 editions of World Airnews Magazine. The article provides an overview of the South African marine environment with specific emphasis on how drones could be employed to benefit this environment.