The Skyswoop Advantage

Service You Can Count On

  • Request missions online 24/7 or by phone

  • Fast, reliable, cost-effective service

  • Infrared image capture

  • Infrared video capture

  • Interactive 3D models

  • Receive files within 2 days after flight

  • Files securely hosted by Skyswoop

  • Easy to download & share securely

  • Can cover entire solar farms

  • Professional quality service & data

  • FAA certified drone pilots

  • Fully insured for up to $1,000,000

  • Full service & operating year-round

  • Free rescheduling for inclement weather

  • Satisfaction guaranteed

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Projects Completed to Date
Solar Panels Observed to Date
In Estimated Cost Savings for Clients
Skyswoop captures infrared imagery of your solar panels to quickly identify defective panel cells, connection points and complete arrays that form individual electrical phases. This helps you ensure your solar equipment produces energy at maximum potential.

Skyswoop captures infrared video of your solar panels to identify defective solar panel cells, connection points and arrays so that any identified issues can be resolved quickly. This helps you ensure that your solar panel(s) are providing maximum output.
Skyswoop can generate interactive infrared 3D models (similar to the one below) and 2D orthomosaic maps of solar farms so you can see their current condition and level of energy absorption and view which panels or equipment are defective.

See What Our Clients Are Saying…

We take pride in providing our clients with award-winning service and support.

“We’ve saved a significant amount of money utilizing Skyswoop to monitor the condition of our solar panels at our solar farms thanks to the increased efficiency the drones provide in pinpointing faulty panels.”

Brent Thompson, VP of Operations, Spectrum Energy

“We were able to observe and assess the condition of all the solar panels at one of our larger solar farm locations. Skyswoop’s services helped us complete the maintenance review quicker and at a reduced cost in comparison to what we had paid in the past to other service providers.”

Mairead Delama, Site Superintendent, Pinnacle Solar

How It Works

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Online or by Phone

Our FAA Licensed & Insured
Pilots Do The Flying

Your Aerial Content Is
Digitally Delivered to You

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Frequently Asked Questions

We can quickly provide you with an estimate after you provide us with some details such as the number of solar panels to observe and their location(s). We do offer discounts for clients requesting Skyswoop services at scale. Simply request a drone mission and provide the details of your request and we can provide you with a formal cost estimate.

Skyswoop maintains a fleet of DJI drones. Depending on the specifics of the mission, we may fly a DJI Inspire 2 or a DJI Matrice 100 or 200 series. The cameras on each drone can capture 20 megapixel photos and 4K video however for solar panel condition monitoring we use infrared drone cameras which output at 640×512 or 336×256 resolution, depending on which model camera that we use.

We can typically observe the condition of an entire solar farm within a one day site visit in optimal weather conditions. We can typically observe smaller rooftop and ground installations in less time.

Skyswoop will provide as much infrared aerial imagery and video as is necessary to properly observe the condition of all solar panels at the provided location(s) noted in the requested drone mission. Skyswoop can even provide a 2D orthomosaic map of the solar panels and the site location if needed.

If there is bad/inclement weather on the date of the drone mission we will contact you to reschedule the drone mission.  Rescheduling due to bad/inclement weather is free.

Yes. Every Skyswoop drone pilot has received their license to fly drones from the FAA by receiving their FAA part 107 drone operator license. Skyswoop has a $2 million dollar general business liability insurance policy as well as a $1 million dollar UAV/drone liability insurance policy. Each Skyswoop drone pilot also has their own UAV/drone liability insurance policy of at least $1 million dollars whenever they operate. All Skyswoop drone pilots have passed a TSA background check which includes a criminal-record background check, so you can rest assured Skyswoop drone pilots are experienced, insured & safe.

Skyswoop maintains bank-level security and performs routine audits and check on our infrastructure and security. All files hosted by Skyswoop are fully encrypted while in transit and while at rest. All payment information is encrypted and processed via our (PCI) Payment Card Industry Approved payment processor.

Skyswoop accepts all major payment methods including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, PayPal, Debit cards, and ACH bank transfer payments. Payments can easily & securely be made online on At our discretion, we will accept offline payment from businesses via mailed business check on net 30 payment terms.

What You Receive

Skyswoop provides you with aerial content & data to better assess & document the condition of your solar panels:

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Have custom requirements for your project? No problem.
Request a customized drone mission in less than 3 minutes.

Simply provide the address of where the drone mission should occur along with scheduling and budget details. We will then connect you with our FAA approved pilots located in your area who will bid on your mission.
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