FAQ

Skye Link enables access to on-demand aerial imagery & data for all businesses through our drone service platform. Our platform streamlines processes for clients to order drone services by connecting them to certified, insured, commercially trained pilots and swiftly deploying them for various mission types.

Our marketplace platform allows drone pilots & service providers in the UAV industry to create profiles, share their work, find drone jobs, submit proposals to openings in their area, and get paid for their work. Skye Link’s global community includes not just UAV pilots, but also, engineers, educators, developers, & other consultants. We aim to create the most inclusive network of drone professionals in the world. This diversity creates a unique group of individuals & businesses, that collaboratively, can continue to push the UAS community forward in a positive direction.

Skye Link's nationwide professional drone services & UAS consulting offerings include aerial data collection & analysis, on-demand aerial photography, and other customizable solutions that give our clients the flexibility to scale their operations by utilizing our global network of certified, insured, quality vetted pilots.

Signing up for Skye Link is completely free! We aim to be an inclusive community that allows a wide range of free services. To learn more about our standard and premium accounts please view our account plans page.

Skye Link’s professional managed service offerings include data collection & analysis, mission-specific training, volume resourcing, and other solutions that give our clients the flexibility to scale their operations by utilizing our global network of certified, insured, quality vetted pilots. You can contact us to learn more and get a free quote.

Requesting a quote through Skye Link is easy, just go to our request a quote page at http://uat.skyelink.org/request-a-quote, enter in your information and relevant project details. Then one of our professional team members will reach out within 24 hours to either send you a formal proposal or set up a call to discuss any final details needed to formulate your quote.

No, clients can also request a quote directly from Skye Link at http://uat.skyelink.org/request-a-quote and let Skye Link handle all the logistics involved with the project including pilot communication, pre-flight planning, operations, and delivery.

Security is of upmost importance on the Skye Link platform. We do not store any payment information on our servers, and all processed payments are stored by Stripe.

When using our secure payment portal, please allow 2 business days for the payment to be processed and deposited into your bank or Stripe account.

All Skye Link professionals are vetted and approved. For UAV pilots, all certifications are reviewed to ensure current and compliant commercial authorizations. Some services offered by our professionals require additional certifications that we do not verify. When hiring a professional, please ask them to provide proof of any additional certifications that may be required.

Standard Skye Link accounts offers many free services including

At a cost of $10/month or $100/year, a premium account offers additional benefits such as the ability to submit unlimited proposals, enhanced search visibility, sponsored profiles across multiple pages on the platform, “featured applicant” when submitting proposals to open jobs, unlimited inmails to other users, and unlimited space to upload past projects to your portfolio.

Overall a premium account adds to your ability to help secure more projects through our platform and increase your visibility in the UAS community, thus making the small investment worthwhile.

Our Top Pro Program was created to recognize and showcase our top professionals who consistently deliver excellent results and positive ratings from their clients. Professionals who are a part of the program have a “Top Pro” badge denoted on their profile.

Credits are accumulated for participating in a number of ways. Professionals receive 10 Skye Link Credits when opening their account. They can earn credits for referring friends & colleagues to sign up with Skye Link, posting in our community forum, and even by adding unique work to their portfolios.

Subsequently, credits can be used to submit extra proposals to open jobs, to send additional messages to other users, or to receive discounts with our partners.


If you have additional questions please email contact@skyelink.org.
To learn more about the Skye Link Partnership program please email partnerships@skyelink.org