Australasia

Up, up, and away: NZ drone makers target Hollywood

An Aeronavics drone sits in a paddock near the town of Raglan, New Zealand

by By Naomi Tajitsu RAGLAN, New Zealand (Reuters) – Deep in New Zealand’s dairying heartland, drone maker Aeronavics tests aircraft designed to corner the fast-growing emerging market for unmanned aerial vehicles in the film and television business. The developer of drones…

New Zealand :- New drone rules protect home privacy

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by New drone regulations come into effect on August 1, banning the small aircraft from flying over houses without the property owner’s consent. Stephen Iorns, a barrister who has been looking into the privacy implications and the Civil Aviation Authority…