There are three sets of skills that are available on the Skydio 2 Enterprise App with the purchase of AEF™ software—Enterprise, Cinematic, and One-Shot. All of the skills are accessed during flight in the Skills menu. Obstacle avoidance settings are maintained in all skills.

Enterprise Skills


Cinematic Skills


One-Shot Skills



Skydio 2 Enterprise Features




Close Proximity Obstacle Avoidance

    • Standard: 34 inches (86 cm) between your Skydio 2 and any obstacle
    • Close: 11 inches (28 cm) between your Skydio 2 and any obstacle
    • Minimal: 4 inches (10 cm) between your Skydio 2 and any obstacle
    • Disabled: obstacles avoidance is disabled

Allows closer flight for indoor navigation e.g. through large doorways, and up-close inspection of detailed assets

Precision Mode

Tunes the system for ultra-precise positioning of the drone based on joystick (Skydio 2 Controller) inputs.

Allows for up-close photography and effortless capture of critical components

Visual Return-to-Home

Ability to Return-to-Home purely using visual way-finding when flying in GPS-denied environments

Provides robust and safe Return-to-Home in high-RF or GPS-denied environments (e.g., below bridges)

Offline Maps

Download maps ahead of time to use map-based features without a cellular LTE connection

Use map-based functionality even for jobs in remote, off-the-grid areas


Blends the six 4K navigation cameras to create an omnidirectional view. Allows the user to zoom digitally with algorithmic image stabilization

See farther, and in all directions without moving the drone - thus reducing the pilot cognitive load

Point-of-Interest Orbit

The drone will navigate itself while revolving around a user-defined point on a map

Enables surveillance and overwatch of any structure or locale

Track In Place

Ability to visually track a car or person from a fixed position from farther away

Enables covert surveillance from farther standoff distances

Vertical View

Gimbal can look straight up overhead of the drone

Allows for overhung inspections such as ceilings, bridges, and canopies


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