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Cape Town – The SA Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has certified a Cape Town-based business to provide training for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) and drone pilots.

"Being able to train UAV pilots against international best practice is critical for South Africa to illustrate our leadership in this field," UAV Industries chief operating officer Braam Botha said in a statement.

UAV pilots provide a critical skill which is required worldwide; all commercial and corporate UAV operators need to be licensed.

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