Sky-Drones Platform

Sky-Drones provides a hardware and software infrastructure platform for drone manufacturers and operators that makes drones connected and smart.

The Sky-Drones Platform helps to integrate drones in custom end-to-end workflows with lots of advanced features that enterprise customers want:

  • real-time digital HD video streaming;

  • real-time payload data processing (e.g. computer vision);

  • real-time flight control (e.g. target tracking, collision prevention and obstacle avoidance);

  • in-flight telemetry and payload data streaming directly to customer’s cloud;

  • drone-to-drone communications;

  • running custom apps directly on the drone (edge computing);

  • safely performing autonomous BVLOS missions with real-time control.

Sky-Drones Platform Structure


  • Advanced drone software powered by SmartAP AIRLink.

  • SmartAP GCS - super easy and intuitive 3D mission planning and remote flight control applications for Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android + web app in the Cloud.

  • Sky-Drones Cloud:

    • 3D mission planning & control web application;

    • drone fleet management, performance monitoring, post-flight AI-analytics;

    • integration services, the “glue” that connects all together: drones, apps, partner’s and customer’s software (see Sky-Drones API designed for customers).

  • Tightly integrated partner's software: UTM services, fleet management solutions, etc.

All the Sky-Drones software ships for free. Partner's software is paid according to partner’s pricing.


A comprehensive set of made in UK drone avionics:

Sky-Drones also ships partner's drones and accessory equipment (like uAvionix pingRX ADS-B receiver).

Sky-Drones Platform Options

Sky-Drones Platform works well with any type of aircraft. Sky-Drones customers have been using the Platform for years in BVLOS and VLOS fully autonomous and GNSS-assisted manned missions.

In general, Sky-Drones offers two major options:

  • easy start using comprehensive ready-made hardware and free software set;

  • attractive terms for bulk purchasing customers and customization requirements:

    • on-site production;

    • deep hardware and software customization;

    • integration with customer's infrastructure.

Customers can use the platform privately without Sky-Drones access to any customer's data (payload, flight logs) and drone apps source code.

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