Archive for December, 2016

Tough questions asked at ICASA’s Type Approval public hearing

  The Independent Authority of South Africa (ICASA) councillors and Type Approval experts asked the industry some tough questions at a public hearing held on 14 December 2016. The hearing related to which type of communication equipment should be exempted from Type Approval. “Type Approval” means certifying that a product meets certain requirements for its […]

Humanitarian UAS testing corridor planned for Malawi

  The Government of Malawi and UNICEF have announced the establishment of an air corridor to test potential humanitarian use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The corridor will focus on humanitarian and development use, and will run for a maximum distance of 40 km. It is scheduled to become fully operational by April 2017. The […]