Private (Non commercial drones) and the POPI Act

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), commonly known as a drone and also referred to as an unpiloted aerial vehicle and a remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), is an aircraft without a human pilot aboard.

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Private (Non commercial drones) and the POPI Act

Unread post by vagabond » Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:32 pm

I am just curious about the implications of the POPI Act on recreational drones overflying a private residence. I know that aircraft also overfly private properties but usually not as low and not recording or transmitting video whilst doing so. It is just a general question and not related to a specific incident or operator.
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Re: Private (Non commercial drones) and the POPI Act

Unread post by heisan » Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:17 pm

vagabond wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:32 pm
I am just curious about the implications of the POPI Act on recreational drones overflying a private residence. I know that aircraft also overfly private properties but usually not as low and not recording or transmitting video whilst doing so. It is just a general question and not related to a specific incident or operator.
I am not sure the POPI Act will apply to this in any way?
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