Skyline is a limited liability company born in June 2013 after winning the Italian Start Up Competition Principi Attivi 2012, where it got the first position for the best business idea.
Winner of Start Cup Puglia 2013 for agrifood – cleantech sector and finalist at the Innovation National Award in Genoa in October 2013, Pro Arte National Award received at ANCI headquarter in Rome and finalist at the Start Up Initiative Competition organized by Intesa San Paolo Group in Milan in March 2014, from 2014 till 2016 Skyline has been board member of Assorpas, the Italian association of remote piloted aircraft systems manufacturers and operators (the only one in south of Italy in manufacturers category) and in 2016 board member of UVS International, involved in Brussels, representing Assorpas, in different international working groups coordinated by UVS International related to important themes like Privacy, Insurance, integration of RPAS in civil airspace, safety. Eng. Fazio Michele, managing director of Skyline, has had the possibility to participate at numerous events in Royal Military Academy in Brussels representing the Italian sector for Assorpas, with also two publications of articles respectively on the RPAS Yearbook 2015 and 2016 and to represent the only Italian company at the first international conference in RPAS related technologies – 5/6th November 2015 Paris – Le Bourget, speaking about the theme of the importance of the development of harmless drones for civil applications.
With partners in Dubai and USA, Skyline is consultant organization recognized by Italian Aviation Authority with ref. ENAC.APR.OC.009 (the only one for south of Italy) and RPAS training center with ref. ENAC.CA.APR.043 with three operational headquarters in Bari, Matera and Ivrea, operator of multirotors and fixed wing platforms and specialized in design and development of RPAS for specific applications.
In January 2015 it was approved by the Italian Patent and Trademark Office the first patent of Eng. Fazio Michele for an unmanned aerial vehicle with vertical takeoff and landing and high endurance powered by hydrogen fuel cells, first Italian patent for a project related to drones.
Key Services Offered :
Regional Awards Won
Power & Energy
Drones applications in Power & Energy plants installation and maintenance.
Drones applications with special focus on viticulture, grain growth and olive growing
Construction & Building
Drones applications in construction & building
Design and development of RPAS and UAS for specific applications
RPAS ENAC mandatory and technical specific training.
Oil & Gas
Drones applications for Oil & Gas plants maintenance
Our Core Services
Design and Development
Experience in design and development of innovative solutions, performance evaluations
From design to prototyping, Skyline is owner of the first Italian patent for a hydrogen VTOL RPAS
Experience in aeronautical, mechanical and electronic engineering, informatics for software development
As Consultant Organization recognized by Italian Aviation Authority (ref. ex. ENAC.APR.OC.009) certified experience in Flight Test Activities.
RPAS Pilots Training Center recognized by Italian Civil Aviation Authority with ref. ENAC.CA.APR.043
RPAS Flight Operator for critical operations (urban areas) Ref. 7958 RPAS Flight Operator for no critical operations (extra urban areas) Ref. 7743 RPAS Flight Operator for harmless drones (every scenario) Ref. 6579
Question & Answer
What is the difference between a playful and professional drone?
The same drone can be subject to different rules if it is used for playful or professional application.
Is mandatory a license to use drones for professional applications?
In Italy, and in the main European countries, it is mandatory to have a Remote Pilote License.
Where can drones be used to improve professional activities?
Drones can be used in all that activities defined as 3D, dirty, dull and dangerous.
Where can drones be used for playful applications?
Drones can be used for playful applications outside urban areas and in specific center