Auterion Skynode

Power a fleet of autonomous robots

Skynode™ is more than an autopilot. It is an all-in-one solution that transforms any drone into a connected autonomous system that leverages the Auterion software platform.

all-in-one solution that transforms any drone into a connected autonomous system that leverages the Auterion software platform.

What can Skynode™ do?

If you are a manufacturer and you want to scale your production to serve enterprise customers, Skynode™ is your fast track to an enterprise-grade offering.

Help your customers expand the capabilities of their robotics fleet with the leading operating system for autonomous computing, a standardized mission control experience, and built-in connectivity for cloud-connected enterprise systems.

Feature overview


Enterprise-class operating system

Deploy your fleet safely with enterprise-grade technology, based on open source software


Interoperable systems

Offer the access to a continuously expanding network of interconnected devices and integrations


Apps deployment

Install custom applications across your fleet and access a wide range of third party onboard apps

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Variety of integrated payloads

Full camera and gimbal integration, to accomplish tasks in every use case

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Cloud connectivity

Automated, real-time data transfer from the field to the cloud and centralized fleet data monitoring


Endless possibilities onboard

Easily run AI algorithms onboard and enable additional power for compute-heavy operations

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Enable end-to-end workflows for
autonomous systems 

From the field

  • Simple and intuitive mission planning and execution
  • Integrated control of payloads
  • Same experience with any vehicle, sensor or payload

To the office

  • Automated, real time data transmission
  • Centralized operations and fleet management
  • Integration with exisiting software and workflows

The complete platform

Leverage the Auterion software platform by deploying your own functionality on top

Our engineers offer full support to make your end-to-end experience as smooth as possible.

At Auterion, we are on a mission to empower businesses with the technology they need to streamline operations and stay ahead of the competition. Our cutting-edge technology is designed to power, connect, and control autonomous robotic systems that can take on repetitive, precise, or dangerous tasks.

Skynode™ is ready for you to immediately start integrating.

Plug payloads, sensors and components like an FPV or depth camera directly into Skynode’s external interfaces.

View analytics in the Auterion Suite and operate from the ground with Auterion Mission Control

Various drones

Control multicopter, fixed-wing, VTOL drones as well as rovers or boats

Auterion Mission Control
Control vehicle and payload, view the camera’s live video stream.
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GPS, ESC & more

Directly connect ESC, GPS, sensors, depth camera, FPV camera

Auterion Suite
Analyze your flights in the Auterion Suite.
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Flexible payload
Control fully integrated cameras and payloads.
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Run simulations with Skynode hardware in the loop.

Bring your robots online with integrated LTE

Remote ID
Comply with the final Remote ID rule.
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Skynode Enterprise

Everything we do is built on open standards. Skynode™ integrates smoothly into your vehicle setup and enables you with the necessary hardware and software extensions you need to create your product.

Compute power for AI

Connect AI Node, equipped with the NVIDIA® Jetson Xavier™ NX for compute-heavy operations.

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Third-party components
Integrate hardware components like uAvionix transponders, Maxon motors, or Elsight Halo.

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Deploy your own apps
Easily deploy your own apps and algorithms onboard Skynode™.

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Custom payload integration
Integrate your own payload using the open Pixhawk Payload Bus standard.

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Skynode Enterprise

Skynode™ Products

Accelerate your drone development in every phase of your process with the right Skynode™ product.

Skynode™ Evaluation Kit

Every Skynode™ journey begins with the evaluation kit to facilitate your first integration, including Skynode™ Enterprise and all the necessary peripherals in one box.

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Skynode™ Enterprise

Continue rapid development with the enclosed Skynode™ Enterprise units

Skynode Enterprise Datasheet

Skynode™ OEM

The small, lightweight, bare Skynode™ OEM module allows tight integration into your airframe design for final production.

Skynode OEM Datasheet

Skynode™ Reference design

Depending on your specific requirements on shape or connector types, you can create your own custom hardware based on our Skynode™ reference design.

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Skynode™ Government

For solutions that require U.S. government certification and lifted technical restrictions typical of government use.

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