Excellence & Innovation


Skyward’s innovative capabilities and products are delivered by Skyward’s talented team of professionals. Our fresh perspectives, pioneering approaches and engineering and technological expertise consistently equip our customers and partners with tangible results on time, on schedule, and on budget.

Skyward and its professionals are members of organizations dedicated to enhancing technology and promoting our nation’s defense. Supported organizations include the Air Force Association (AFA), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI).


Skyward personnel are recognized experts in their fields, having received numerous awards and recognition for their contributions to the technical community.  Honors include the AIAA Survivability Award, National Aeronautic Association List of Most Memorable Aviation Records, NDIA Gold Metal, Professional Services Contractor of the Quarter and Year – Air Force Customer, Aircraft Survivability Journal Excellence in Survivability Recognition, Contract Employee of the Year – Air Force Customer, AIAA Outstanding Service Award, NDIA Combat Survivability Leadership Award, Kuhring International Flight Safety Award, and NDIA Combat Survivability Leadership Award.

Skyward recently completed the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business (10KSB) Program, part of the first cohort in the Dayton, Ohio area.  This program is dedicated to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity.  Skyward is utilizing the education, networking, capital and business support services afforded by this program to create and implement growth strategies for their new products.

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