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The Mining Industry explores drone technology

Drone Operator Getting Ready To Fly A Drone Over A Mine

South Africa boasts mineral riches that range from gold to copper but in 2014, the South Africa mining and quarrying industry contributed less to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Although the goal is to produce the most output at the lowest possible cost, the mining industry has become increasingly dependent on technology to drive, manage… Read more »

2015: Drones take off in Agriculture

Drones Take Off In Agriculture Blog Post Image

 The cultivation of plants for food has come a long way throughout the years. From manual ploughs to tractors, the agricultural game has seen many technological changes. To formulate an effective growing strategy, a farmer needs to know three things: Which conditions are relatively stable during the growing season; Which conditions change continually throughout the… Read more »

Rocketmine Launched Following Approved CAA Regulations

Rocketmine Launched Following Approved CAA Regulations Blog Image

Leading technology company, PDTSA, is proud to announce the launch of its Rocketmine drone division, following the recent approval of regulations by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA). The division will provide commercial access to Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS); commonly known as drones. Legislation for the commercial use of these systems will be… Read more »