The stage takes place on the wings of Rashid's private jet, high above the skies of the U.A.E. city of Dubai. Numerous Dubai buildings and landmarks can be seen in the background, such as the Burj Al Arab, the Burj Khalifa and the Cayan Tower.
- The usage of the Skies of Honor stage in Street Fighter V is prohibited in competitive play. This is due to the fact that the stage features background effects that may be distracting for competitive tournament play. According to Brazilian Karin player Keoma Pacheco, it causes motion sickness and headaches for some players.