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Release Date: April 16, 2024


Skyline Nav AI Selected for BAE Systems Technology Mentorship Program


Skyline Nav AI, a pioneering company at the forefront of AI-powered navigation technology, is thrilled to announce its selection for the BAE Systems Technology Mentorship Program. This program, a collaboration between MassChallenge and BAE Systems’ FAST Labs research and development organization, is designed to foster innovation and development among entrepreneurs and startups with novel technologies.


Skyline Nav AI's mission is to offer an unparalleled alternative to traditional GPS technology, targeting areas where GPS is limited or entirely ineffective. Through its proprietary solution, Skyline Match AI™️, the company promises localization within 5 meters accuracy without the need for GPS, cellular, or Wi-Fi connectivity with a clear view in urban areas. This innovative approach not only enhances safety and resilience but also ensures competitiveness in critical operations within urban environments and scenarios where GPS signals are compromised.


The BAE Systems Technology Mentorship Program provides a unique opportunity for up to six deep-tech dual-use startups to engage in an eight-week virtual program. Here, they benefit from expert mentorship and an innovative curriculum supported by the MassChallenge innovation community. Skyline Nav AI's inclusion in this program underscores its potential to address significant challenges in navigation and positioning, aligning with BAE Systems' FAST LabsTM product lines.


Skyline Nav AI is backed by an impressive roster of partners and customers, including the US Air Force, NASA, US Army, SXSW 2024, Draper Labs, MIT, Cornell, NGA, MassChallenge, Creative Destruction Lab, FedTech, DCode, NSF, among others. This support reflects the company’s potential and commitment to revolutionizing AI-powered mobility and navigation.


“We are immensely proud and excited to be selected for the BAE Systems Technology Mentorship Program. This opportunity not only validates the hard work and innovative spirit of our team but also aligns perfectly with our mission to redefine navigation and positioning for the modern era. Being chosen to collaborate with a world-class organization like BAE Systems and to tap into the rich resources and mentorship offered through this program represents a significant milestone for Skyline Nav AI.” – Kanwar Singh, Rajeev Surati and Rob Nicholson, Skyline Nav AI, Inc.


"It is great to see Skyline Nav AI get the opportunity to collaborate more closely with the team at BAE Systems. Establishing mentor relationships is exactly what MassChallenge seeks to accomplish through our programs because we know it sets the right foundation for lasting partnerships.” – Will Magurder, Vice President of Partnerships, MassChallenge


“BAE Systems' FAST Labs has a dedicated Technology Scouting team that works closely with innovation companies," said Bahareh Haji-Saeed, director of Technology Scouting at BAE Systems' FAST Labs. "This year as part of our engagement with innovation ecosystem, we conducted a mentorship program with MassChallenge for which we selected Skyline Nav AI. We look forward to engaging with Skyline NAV AI.”


Skyline Nav AI looks forward to the mentorship and growth opportunities that the BAE Systems Technology Mentorship Program will offer. This participation not only aligns with the company's vision for the future of navigation but also paves the way for groundbreaking advancements in the field.


About Skyline Nav AI: Skyline Nav AI specializes in leveraging computer vision algorithms and reference datasets to navigate and position effectively without relying on GPS, cellular, or Wi-Fi. Its Skyline Match AI™️ product enables localization with remarkable accuracy, ensuring operations remain competitive, safe, and resilient. For more information about Skyline Nav AI and its innovations, visit


BAE Systems, Inc. and its nearly 41,000 people are part of a global defense, aerospace, and security company with approximately 100,000 employees worldwide. We deliver products and services for air, land, sea and space, as well as advanced electronics, intelligence, security, and IT solutions and support services. Our dedication shows in everything we design, produce and deliver — to protect those who protect us in a high-performance, innovative culture. We push the limits of possibility to provide a critical advantage to our customers where it counts.


About MassChallenge: MassChallenge is the global network for innovators. Headquartered in the United States with eight locations worldwide, it is the non-profit's mission to help bold entrepreneurs disrupt the status quo and create sustainable change. Since launching in 2009, MassChallenge has run programs in 24 countries, supported more than 4,000 startups from around the world, and awarded over $18M in equity-free cash and prizes. Learn more about MassChallenge at