Today, we were lucky enough to chat with Jessica and Matt from Skyward.io. Skyward is one of the teams working to provide drone pilots everywhere with the ability to obtain instant airspace authorization. As you may know, pilots currently have to wait up to six months in order for their applications to get approval.
In order to help us better understand how they’re revolutionizing the drone industry, Jessica and Matt discuss what Skyward is doing, how they’re doing it and when we can expect instant airspace authorizations to be available to drone pilots everywhere.
Special thanks to Skyward for joining us! Fly safe!
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- [00:22] Paul welcomes Jessica and Matt from Skyward.io
- [01:05] What are the capabilities of Skyward.io?
- [02:05] How much does it cost to access the LAANC system via Skyward.io?
- [03:04] How long will it take for all airports to have access to the LAANC system?
- [04:55] Paul, Jessica and Matt walk us through the Skyward app and show us how we can avail airspace authorization
- [06:39] Jessica provides some great tips for using the Skyward app
- [09:54] Learn how you can add an aircraft while using Skyward.io
- [11:46] Is there a way to pull up previously planned operations in Skyward.io?
- [13:27] Learn how you can enter your phone number in Skyward.io
- [15:04] How does Skywards help businesses with multiple pilots?
- [16:35] Is there a way to monitor where pilots upload data in Skyward.io?
- [17:32] What does it cost for businesses to use Skyward.io?
- [18:30] Does Skyward provide a platform that provides details for maps for TFR’s and NOTAM’s?
- [19:28] Jessica and Matt share their contact information
- [19:41] Jessica provides details of their upcoming webinar on November 9th