Blog

  • November 01 2021Skydio and Axon Launch New Integration of Skydio Autonomous Drones with Axon Evidence

    Press Release: the integration, available via early access, will streamline and simplify evidence management for law enforcement.


  • November 01 2021Skydio 2 Black Friday Sale, Starts Now!

    At Skydio, we're floored by the enthusiasm and creativity of our community—and this holiday season, we want to show our appreciation by kicking off our Black Friday holiday sale early! Starting today we are giving $400 off the Skydio 2 Starter kit and up to $500 off when you bundle a Skydio 2 Starter Kit + upgrade kit in a single purchase. This brings the starting price for Skydio 2 to an all time low price of $949 while supplies last.

  • November 01 2021Skydio integration with Axon Evidence enters Early Access

    Law enforcement agencies working with Axon for evidence management and flying Skydio drones now have the ability to automatically upload photos and video to Axon Evidence.

  • October 22 2021Why I Joined Skydio: Jeff Horne, Head of Security

    Here in the United States, October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month —our yearly reminder to lock our work computers, avoid clicking on suspicious links, and refrain from sharing (or re-using) our passwords. Of course, cybersecurity isn't just something we need to think about in our personal or professional lives—it's a core issue impacting national security, and the safety of our critical physical and technological infrastructure.

  • October 19 20212D GPS Capture: A new capture mode for Skydio 3D Scan

    2D GPS Capture is a new way to set up a mission using the Skydio 3D Scan software. Read on to learn more about when and how to use this powerful new functionality.

  • October 18 2021Featured Flyer Spotlight: Nelson Bustamante

    I'm Nelson Bustamante from Hawaii and I’m proud to be living in paradise, being a family man, and doing the things I love to do! I've been flying drones for 7 years now, but Skydio is unlike any other that I've flown in the past. It's in a league of its own. Simply the best for action shots. Its autonomous features are something no other drone can come close to. Soon after people learned my secret of capturing awesome solo-shots, they started referring to me as the Skydio guy!

  • October 14 2021Burlington Police Use Skydio 2 to Help Resolve Five Hour Standoff in SWAT Mission

    Leveraging the 360° obstacle avoidance capabilities of the Skydio 2 drone it was able to navigate to the house to locate the subject and gather information about his position.

  • October 06 2021Skydio X2 Drone Adds New FLIR Thermal Palette Options

    With the new software update for Skydio X2, we added 3 different thermal color palettes to the FLIR thermal color camera.


  • October 05 2021U.S. Autonomous Drone Maker Skydio Expands International Team

    Today we announced three key hires to our international team, strengthening our ability to bring autonomous drones to customers around the world.