Skyward

Put drones to work at your company

What we do

Skyward’s software, services, training, and connectivity provide the next level of operational control for drone programs at every stage. We help companies and public agencies manage teams, equipment, projects, and flights, as well as access controlled airspace and operational insights.

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Software

Software

Manage pilots, drones, flights, airspace access, and operational data with Skyward’s Aviation Management Platform, including the InFlight mobile app.

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Consulting & Training

Consulting & Training

Our experts train teams and help stand up low-risk, high-reward drone programs with general operating procedures, waiver support, and proofs of concept.

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Drone Connectivity

Drone Connectivity

We’re building and testing the technologies needed to connect drones to wireless networks at scale in partnership with our Verizon Network coworkers.

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Webinar

Drones in Construction: Best Practices for a Successful, Scalable Program

Watch the on-demand as we share construction and engineering best practices for low-risk and high-benefit enterprise drone operations.

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Standard Operating Procedures

Comprehensive Policies & Procedures for Drone Programs

Standardize operations, lower risk, save months of startup time, and achieve ROI faster with Skyward's Take Flight. Our comprehensive policies and procedures were developed by military, cvil, and drone pilots, covering nearly every aspect of a corporate drone program. Our experts will help curate Take Flight for your company's operations.

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New in Skyward: Program Insights & Updated Risk Assessment

Skyward's new Program Insights displays key operational metrics for an at-a-glance assessment of your program’s status and activity — and quick comparison across all your teams. We've also given admins the ability to create their own templates to assess risk. Both features are available to Enterprise subscribers today.

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Live Flight Tracking Is Here

No matter where you’re running your drone operations from, Skyward now offers the capability to see all your organization’s active drone flights in essentially real time. For managers in the office, this empowers greater oversight and transparency across the organization. For pilots in the field, it increases situational awareness and supports coordination during complex aviation operations.

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Guide

The Skyward Guide to Starting a Drone Program

The aviation experts at Skyward provide tips and advice on starting, managing, and expanding corporate drone programs. Learn how you can manage your drone program the Skyward way — and see what Skyward's software and services have to offer.

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Remote ID: Skyward’s Response to the FAA’s Proposed Rule

On January 28, 2020, Skyward provided a summary of the FAA’s Remote Identification for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM). Over the last two months, Skyward, along with Verizon at large, has been reviewing the technical and operational impacts of the proposed Remote ID regulations. While we generally support the NPRM’s proposals, there are areas in which we seek modifications.

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Skyward is a Verizon company

Engineering the Future of Drone Connectivity

We're creating the near future of connected drones to enable beyond visual line of sight flights at scale. See how we're working with Verizon network engineers to test drone flights connected to 4G LTE.

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Access LAANC with Skyward

With Skyward, any Part 107 pilot can get automated access to fly in U.S. controlled airspace in just seconds. In October 2017, Skyward became the first drone ops management platform certified by the FAA to provide LAANC access.

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Regulatory Advocacy

Skyward advises government and industry working groups and is a leading advocate for safe, sensible regulations that encourage business innovation and maintain the integrity of the national airspace. Skyward participates in the FAA’s Drone Advisory Council, AUVSI Advocacy Board, Global UTM Association, and many others.

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On-Demand: Drones in Construction: Best Practices for a Successful, Scalable Program

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