n Without Prejudice - South Africa's new Drone Regulations take off : aviation law

Volume 15, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 1681-178X



Unmanned aircraft (known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPAs) or, more commonly, drones) have become a significant regulatory topic worldwide. At a recent International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) UAV symposium, South Africa presented draft regulations alongside a number of other countries. This is a milestone for South Africa as one of the protagonists in the development of a regulatory framework for UAVs.

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