About Us


SmartSky Networks was founded to transform aviation through disruptive communications technologies, services, and related tools

SmartSky Networks innovative air-to-ground network is here. The network takes advantage of patented spectrum reuse, advanced beamforming technologies and 60 MHz of spectrum for significantly enhanced connectivity. SmartSky Networks’ uniquely enables an “office in the sky” experience with unmatched capacity for data transmissions both to and from the aircraft. This real-time, low latency, bidirectional data link makes SmartSky Networks the best inflight user experience, and a key enabler for new and enhanced applications and services.


Total Patents

Our Patents

SmartSky Networks is built on and powered by innovation. As we solve some of the most difficult challenges of airborne connectivity, we create breakthrough technologies that are so ingenious, they’re patented. View a list of our more than 200 patents.

Leadership Team


David Helfgott


Ryan Stone


David Claassen


Mike Dodson


Carter Griffin


Haynes Griffin


Richard Rowlenson

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We’re growing! Join our talented team of creative disruptors, innovators, and aviation enthusiasts. If you’re interested in helping us provide the best connectivity experience in the sky, complete the interest form.

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Want to learn more about SmartSky Networks and how we’re bringing connectivity to the entire aircraft with Data at the Pace of Life? Choose your path and we will be in touch.

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