LIfeguards could potentially have a new ally in the fight to reduce shark incidents: drones that can spot when a shark swims nearby, and automatically alert authorities.
Once everyone gets a taste for flying their own drone the skies will be chaos – we need to draw up rules, and enforce them, now.
Drones are here, carrying cameras, delivering packages and even toting guns. But the laws to govern their use are way behind.
The first loss of life among airshow spectators since 1952, any changes to rules that follow will make them safer still.