“The drone service has been first class. It provides a unique perspective of the construction site.”
Andy Cross – Balfour Beatty
Skyfly are a Drone Aerial Filming, Aerial Surveying and Mapping company based in Kent, South of London.We operate across the UK & Europe using the latest technology to fly Unmanned Aerial Vehicles or Drones as they are more commonly known, to collect aerial imagery and data. We are fully licensed by the CAA to operate commercially across a variety of industries. Our expertise lie in the construction and surveying sector however we also have experience in the film and TV industry.
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Why choose Skyfly?
Just some our benefits…
We have a wide range of sensors for a variety of different applications. If you require standard photo survey or promotional images, we can provide you with both large DSLR platforms and zoom cameras. If you require a thermal drone survey, we have a number of thermal sensors that we can use on our aircraft.
Special Operating License
Skyfly have a special operating safety case (OSC) from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) which enables us to operate in congested areas within 15m of any person, vessel or vehicle not in our control. This has been awarded as we are able to prove how we can operate safely with these reduced distances.
We have the capacity to undertake large contracts with a large number of pilots based across the country ready to be dispatched. This also enables us to remain cost competitive across the UK. We are also deployable across Europe and beyond. License requirements vary for each country.
Using state of the art software and our fully programmable fixed wing drones, we are able to accurately scan and map areas of several square kilometres with ease. This can be done with little setup time and fast turnaround from data collection to data processing.
We have worked in a variety of different locations, climates and countries working with some of the largest companies in the world. Our experience enables us to overcome challenges and barriers that enable us to come up with new and innovate solutions to our clients problems.
Processing and Data Outputs
Skyfly use state of the art photogrammetric, GIS and 3D CAD software to form centimetre accurate computer models of the topography. All our data is exportable into almost any 3D CAD software as we have standardised all our outputs to fall in line with existing data.
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Heavylift platform – Up to 8KG payload
4K – 6K Raw broadcast quality sensor – quick deployment
Advanced 3-axis stabilisation – designed for aerial work
4K Super 35mm sensor – up to 150fps
Compact 4K sensor – interchangeable lenses
Full HD transmission – SDI output for broadcast
Skyfly Video has invested heavily in our drones, but also our license and is proud to have received a 15m OSC from the CAA which enables us to fly closer to buildings and people in congested areas.
We carry a worldwide £10 million public liability insurance policy to ensure we are covered for every eventuality. If you are looking to supply your own payload we can provide comprehensive insurance cover.
Prior to and upon arriving at location our drone team’s will complete a comprehensive risk assessment to ensure the safety of your crew, observers and the general public.
It was fantastic working with Skyfly, it was refreshing how committed, professional they were, and of course how impressed we were with the footage capturedHenry CollinsRedpill.co
We have a variety of different aircraft and camera systems. Our heavy lift drones can carry a variety of different cameras, sensors up to Red Epics and Alexa Minis. They also can carry a variety of thermal and multispectral sensors for our drone surveying applications. Our fixed wing drones are specifically used for large area surveys.
Our main operating ground is in London and we have developed a fantastic track record operating drones in congested areas and city centres which has pushed us to the front of the market. We operate with a 15m OSC on our aircraft which allows us to operate in the majority of locations.