Skydio Cloud offers an Axon Respond Live Stream integration to view the real-time video captured by your Skydio drone. Axon Respond integrates location data, and video feeds from your Skydio drones to give you a complete picture of evolving situations on any web or mobile browser. Your Skydio Cloud account must be provisioned before configuring the Axon Respond Live Stream feature.


    • Skydio Administrative access
    • Axon Evidence Administrative access
    • Computer with Internet

Supported drones:

    • Skydio 2/2+
    • Skydio X2

Supported Controlling Devices:

Skydio Enterprise Controller

    • version 19.0.42 or higher on a 2.4 GHz wireless network

Skydio Controller

    • Android: version 19.0.42 or higher on cellular data/LTE or 2.4 GHz wireless network
    • iOS: version 19.0.0(38) or higher on cellular data/LTE or 2.4 GHz wireless network

Mobile device

    • (Android or iOS) on cellular data/LTE 

Quick Steps

Step 1 - Log into

Step 2 - Set up your Skydio Cloud account, visit Getting Started with Skydio Cloud for detailed instructions.

    • Ensure that you have added Users and Pilots
    • Ensure that you have claimed the Skydio vehicle that is live streaming

Step 3 - Open a new tab in your browser

    • Log into your organization’s Skydio Axon Evidence account using an admin-level email account
    • Select Admin - located on the top navigation bar




Step 4 - Select the Axon Air API Settings tab

    • Located under Security Settings

Reach out to your Axon account manager if you do not see Axon Air API Settings


Step 5 - Select Add New



Step 6 - Select Skydio from the drop-down in the System box

    • Enter a description or name of your organization

Step 7 - Enable feature permissions:

    • allow Evidence Management (optional)
    • allow Respond Live Streaming

           Select Save


Step 8 - Copy the client secret



Step 9 - Open Skydio Portal Navigate to the open Skydio Cloud browser tab

[info text="Copy the Client Secret. Once you close the Axon Create A New Air Access Client page, the Secret will no longer be available. If the integration fails, you will need to generate a new Secret."] 


Step 10 - In the Skydio Cloud browser tab

    • Select the Settings menu
    • Select Axon Integration
    • Select Add Credential
Step 11 - Copy and Paste from Axon into Skydio Cloud
    • Secret - password string (will not be available after the window is closed)
    • Partner ID - unique Axon ID for your organization
    • Client ID - unique Skydio Cloud ID
Step 12 - Enter your Default Axon User Email
    • Must be a valid user email address in your Axon account
    • Will serve as the default email address for any unidentified pilots
    • Select Save
    • Select Send to validate Axon API Credentials

Start flying and streaming

Step 13 - Power on your drone

    • Select Connect on the Skydio Enterprise app or Skydio Controller

Step 14 - Sync your Skydio Cloud features

    • Select the INFO menu
    • Select your drone
    • Select Cloud Settings
  1. Select Download features from Cloud to sync from Skydio Cloud to your controlling device.
  2. Select Sync Settings to Drone to sync Skydio Cloud settings from your controlling device to your drone.


Step 15 - Ensure that your controlling device is connected to the Internet 

Step 16 - Launch and fly

Step 17 - Select the video/camera icon



Step 18 - Select the Streaming tab

and select Start Streaming



View the Live Stream in Axon Respond

    • Log in to your organization’s Skydio Axon Evidence account 
    • Select the Respond tab
    • The Skydio Drones that have initiated a Live Stream will be listed here
    • Select Live Stream to view

[info text="The Live Stream will not be available in Skydio Cloud."] 

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