Tethered drone

South Africa’s 1st CAA approved legal Tethered drone operations ROC

CAA approved Tethered drone True live broadcast drone South Africa

Purple Turtle Aviation Port Elizabeth, South Africa’s 1st CAA legal home-grown drone operator is also South Africa’s 1st CAA approved tethered drone operator.
This is significant as it allows Purple Turtle Aviation UAV and drone services, to fly drones without the need to land every 15 or 20 minutes to change batteries with CAA’s approval.

Are Tethered drones legal in South Africa or are they under Part 101 for ROC oporations

Are Tethered drones legal in South Africa or do they fall under Part 101 drone licenses?

This is a question that comes up extremely often and many people have their ideas on this, most of them with a sales agenda.
Be careful and find the truth for yourselves and verify it before purchasing to avoid being on the wrong side of the law.

Unlike the UK and other countries South Africa’s CAA (Civil Aviation Association) views things differently and this is where many go wrong reading online about rules in other countries.

Blue Vigil Tethered drone system for UAV Drone services and RPAS in South Africa

Blue Vigil Purple Turtle UAV and Drone RPAS services tethered Drone systems

6 June 2017, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Purple Turtle Aviation is proud to announce our partnership with Blue Vigil USA bringing Tethered Drone/UAV/RPAS technologies to Southern Africa.As all drone and UAV pilots know the most annoying and limiting factor is battery life, just when you start to get the pictures/data you need its time to come in for a battery change.

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