Drone industry hovers, but fails to soar

16 August 2020 - 05:00 By JANE STEINACKER

Despite the growing use of drones in SA, industry players say the country is lagging the rest of the continent in exploiting the technology due to a cumbersome regulatory process and lack of co-ordination.

Irvin Phenyane, chair of the Drone Council SA (DCSA) - which was formed last month to encourage joint participation by the private and public sectors in promoting drones - says SA is "sleeping"...

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