SkyDemon (Divelements Limited t/a)

Location

SKYDEMON
Aviation House,
Eastgate Court,
Frome
BA11 1QD

Contact Details

Tel: +44 (0)1373 470452
sales@skydemon.aero
www.skydemon.aero

Winners Of

  • 2021 International Trade

SkyDemon is a lean, privately owned company, producing world-class flight planning and navigation software for light aviation. Its team are extremely proud to have won a Queen’s Award in the category of International Trade.

The company’s remarkable success is based on relentless innovation and continuous development in response to feedback from its customers. It seeks not to merely add new features to its products, but to understand the problems its users are trying to solve, and create solutions that overcome these problems more effectively than pilots imagined to be possible. The SkyDemon team then closely follow how their systems are used, constantly refining and always seeking to reduce the workload of the pilot without removing their options and agency.

SkyDemon creates its products with clarity and ease of use as its main focus. Modern airspace is complex, and pilots need to be aware of all the potential hazards and options without becoming overloaded with irrelevant details. Thanks to this common sense approach, the skies are made less intimidating for pilots, giving them the confidence to engage with their passion to the fullest.

The company’s innovations have helped to avoid needless duplication of effort; not just by its customers, but also by airfield owners, air traffic controllers and state regulators. It sets new standards in how complicated data should be presented to users in a timely and intuitive way. The team work with data producers to improve the quality of the base data for the benefit of all pilots, not just their own.

Perhaps most importantly, the SkyDemon team make it so that planning and briefing for a flight becomes easy and more fun. They are known throughout the industry for engaging directly with pilots of all kinds, opening dialogues and supporting their needs with a human touch. They never tire of hearing how their work has made flights easier and safer, and redouble their efforts so they can continue to deserve the trust that is placed in them.