10 Ways In Which Drones Are Positively Impacting Industries Across Africa

Written by Peter Pedroncelli

A drone takes aerial images of a mine on behalf of the mining company. Photo: techni-drone.com

Aerial imaging

What better piece of technology to improve aerial imaging in Africa than the humble drone? Helicopters are expensive to use for such purposes, and a drone can cover a bigger area far quicker and at less of a cost than other available options. South African company DroneSnap operates an on-demand platform connecting those requiring aerial imaging with registered drone pilots. Industries such as mining and film-making use their services.