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The Search for Undetonated Munitions

How the Army National Guard and Weston Solutions Saved Dollars, Time, and Manpower with 1UP Drones Solutions 1UP “Drones” The Winchester Hills Munitions Response Site A project that is an order of magnitude over-the-top that can result in life or death does not come along often.  In the 1950s, the “Fish,” otherwise known as the […]

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How Drones Are Reshaping The Future of Search and Rescue (SAR)

Drones have become a necessary tool across many industries in the past few years. Engineering, agriculture, construction, mining and more have adopted drones into their everyday business tools. Drones are efficient and can save both money and time which are the most alluring benefits. The technology is constantly advancing and more industries are beginning to […]

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Can disinfection drones help during the pandemic?  Snake oil or life preserver?

Drones have been all over the news lately. And of course, almost all coverage these days whether on drones or our world in general touches on COVID-19. A few of these stories are diving into how new disinfection drones are beginning to spray over public spaces.  As the country moves forward to open more fully, […]

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How Drones are Helpful for Construction in a Time of Social Distancing

COVID-19 has altered the world around us. Every individual sees lifestyle changes by this virus in one way or another. Of course, in a time like this, it is vital to come together with tips and tools on how to navigate this surreal environment. As a drone company, it is exciting to be a part […]

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How can drones help in a pandemic or outbreak like Coronavirus?

As citizens of the US and World, we are committed to helping in any way and any place to bring our unique flying robots to help fight this pandemic. It is important to us that your business invests in technology that is tailored to your specific industry and business need so we wrote a blog that details what you […]

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Aerial Drone Automation In Action

1UP Drones 2019 Project Highlights At 1UP Aerial Drone Services, Inc., drones mean business, and 2019 proved that beyond any doubt. 1UP Drones is pleased to celebrate another successful year in drone sales, services, training, and development with our clients and stakeholders. Once again, we eclipsed our goals by doubling revenues, adding over 250 new […]

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Do I Need Protection from Drones?

Any new technological advancement is simply a tool; and tools can be used for good or bad. Think about how the Internet has virtually changed the face of industry, medical care, and even our personal lives for the better. And yet, we can also identify negative uses, such as identity theft and cyber bullying. In […]

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Beginners Guide to Aerial Drone & Videography Using Drones

The old adage, “The sky is the limit” no longer holds true to enthusiasts of aerial photography and videography using drones. More and more, drones allow us to photograph and video from an entirely new and exciting perspective. Our obsession with a view from the top down continues to grow, fueling the steady growth of […]

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Drone Uses: The Many High-Value Uses of Aerial Photography, Videography, Modeling, & Mapping

Drone Uses in 7 Top Industries Many just see drones as being useful for photographers to capture great eagle eye shot angles, or as expensive toys for hobbyists. The fact is, they are missing the opportunities with drones that may exist within their own industries. Drone capabilities cover a wide spectrum. Let’s look at some […]

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A Crackdown on The Drone Hobbyist

If you somehow navigated to our page, you are likely some sort of drone enthusiast, maybe even a drone hobbyist, as in drones for fun, recreation, and giggles. If so, we’re glad you found us, as we provide news and product information that is of interest to drone hobbyists as well as commercial drone operators.  […]

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Phantom 4 – We Loved You! Why are You Such a Phantom?

Alas, the much-hyped DJI announcement of May 15th came and went without much fanfare, or without a replacement for the Phantom 4. Really, we waited patiently and sat by our computer screens for a GoPro underwater camera competitor? I’m running to Best Buy now to get me some… never mind, I’ll order via Amazon Prime, […]

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1UP Aerial Drones Delivers New Advanced Services

Inventory management New 360 panoramas & videos AI (Artificial Intelligence) Count for agriculture and livestock And much more…. At 1UP Aerial Drone Photography and Video Services, we help your business leverage drones for aerial photography to safely, cost-effectively, and efficiently redefine your marketing and data acquisition methods. Commercial drone use is skyrocketing and promises new […]

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Drone 3D Mapping Innovates Engineering and Construction

Using A LiDAR Equipped Drone & 3D Modeling to Innovate the Engineering and Construction Industries The process of 3D mapping isn’t new. Most traditional methods use “boots on the ground” surveying or more recently drone photogrammetry. This is the science of making measurements from photos. The result is typically some kind of map, a set […]

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What to Expect From Your Drone Pilot Training

Are you building a corporate drone team, or becoming a drone service provider?  Has your business decided to invest in aerial drone technology? Great! But, what kind of aerial drone pilot training do you need? Can you find a course of instruction beyond the basic FAA Part 107 that is tailored to your specific industry […]

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2018 Highs

Looking Back on Top Drone News From The Past Year We are three weeks into 2019 and drones seem so “2018.” 1UP would like to thank you for the fantastic year we had in 2018. But before moving too far into 2019, we want to take the opportunity to reflect on the company progress and […]

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2019 Colorado Water Congress Annual Convention!

1UP Drones is headed to the 2019 Colorado Water Congress Annual Convention! On January 30th, 1UP Aerial Drone Services is heading to the Colorado Water Congress (CWC) Annual Convention to share their expertise about how drone technology and water mix. During the three day conference (Jan. 30 – Feb 1), the 1UP Drone workshop will […]

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Drone Accessories for Drone Owners

Drone Accessories Every Drone Owner Should Have Now you’ve got a great drone and you’re ready to take to the skies. But what about great gear for your drone? The right drone accessories can make or break your drone experience, especially for the professional operator. You want the right gear that will keep you flying […]

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Santa, Which Drone Should Be On My Wish List?

So you’ve decided to buy a drone. And why not? These UAV’s, Drone Flying Machines let you survey your surroundings from all new heights, and they take stupendous aerial photos and videos. These autonomous vehicles in the air are one of the most exciting and innovative bits of tech to emerge in recent years, AND […]

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Drones Locate Water Leaks

How Idledale, Colorado used 1UP Drones to locate “Water Leaks & Abuse” 1UP Aerial Drone Services recently had another opportunity to demonstrate just how useful an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) can be to utility companies or other entities that need accurate and time-sensitive topographic mapping. Time and again, we prove that aerial photography and aerial […]

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Improve your drone photography: Tips from the pro’s!

It seems everyone is using drones for photography these days! And why not, considering the incredible versatility they offer? Both personal drone use and commercial drone use are up in 2018 and those trends are expected to continue rising. The projected value of the drone industry is expected to exceed $90 billion by 2025. So, […]

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How drones and water mix at the Water Congress Summer Conference

Under normal circumstances you wouldn’t combine an electronic device with water. We want to demonstrate that you can! UAV technology can add significant benefits to the water industry, and we can show you how. 1UP Aerial Drone Services, Inc. is pleased to be an exhibitor at the 2018 Colorado Water Congress Summer Conference. Held in […]

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Drones, a fascinating new tool for an old trade: A new way to count inventory!

Summit Brick had a need to capture their Pueblo, CO stockpiles for their bi-annual inventory and asset management assessment When repeat client & President Mike Leidich saw us fire up our drone, he immediately saw the potential for using UAV’s as a business tool. As a masonry manufacturer, he knew a birds-eye-view would allow him […]

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Intel Falcon 8 Drone Q and A with Chuck Adams

Intel has positioned itself as the leader in Drone production and technology. The Intel Falcon 8 Drone is just one example. We wanted to ask the CEO of 1UP Drones, Chuck Adams, his thoughts on its many uses. Q: What do customers like most about the Intel Falcon 8+? A: There are too many benefits […]

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1UP Helps Northern Water District

How Drones Help Manage Water at Northern Water Conservation District Due to loosened commercial drone regulations by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in 2016, water utility companies are exploring how commercial drone use can help them manage maintenance or leaks on pipelines and map topography to help with planning for future lines. Remote sensing cameras […]

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AUVSI Promised and Delivered

AUVSI promised and delivered! It held up to its billing as a premiere event chalk full of over 700 vendors, 8,000 attendees, and announcements galore. Here’s a short summary of what we learned over the 4 days we attended. Intel has its sights on taking market share with the biggest announcement to date about drones. […]

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Industry Report – AUVSI XPONENTIAL – Transform Your Business

No matter the industry, UAV’s are changing the way companies do business.  Our business gives your business a new perspective. Next week is the largest UAV conference in the world and it happens to be in our backyard of Denver. AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2018 is the most comprehensive trade show for unmanned systems and robotics. It is […]

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T-Rex’s Located in Genesee Colorado

Multiplying and Mutating Rapidly New discoveries this past year have extended past the fur, fluff, & feathers to include several dinosaur sightings…especially in the Genesee, CO area!  1UP Aerial Drone Services was recently hired by the DSA (Dinosaur Sanctuary of America) to locate this dinosaur activity.   After several inspections, aerial photos, and videos, two […]

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1UP Announces Drone-Vertising Adverts….Word Lariat Lodge, Evergreen, CO

  November 8, 2017 – 1UP officially announces a new aerial social media service called “1UP Drone-Vertising Adverts“ 1UP is once again at the forefront of digital media and marketing trends by offering this exclusive service that takes the best of 2 worlds. We capture eye-popping, extraordinary aerial videos and combine these “new frontier” videos […]

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Strasburg Pharms Promotes The Medical Benefits of Cannabidiol (CBD) – Ghostbusters!

WHO YA GONNA CALL… For those of you following along about how drones could be used for your business, I pose a question — How do you know how to pick a firm to do your land liberating, inspections, photos, videos, and 3D modeling (aka drone flights and services)? Most of our clients are beginning […]

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Can You Stay Off The Front? Race the Modern Market Criterium August 19, 2017, Aurora, CO

1UP is a proud sponsor of the Bicycle Racing Association of Colorado and aerial drone service of choice for the ModMarket Racing Team. Check out this preview of the course for August. Have you ever noticed the ModMarket core values? Eat food that makes you happy and healthy…YUM! We care about people We spread health […]

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GE drones find home in oil patch

Detecting and stopping leaks, a requirement the EPA enacted this year is the first of many planned applications for oil-field drones to make workers more productive in an industry that has suffered billions of dollars of spending cute, bankruptcies and hundreds of thousands of layoffs. Read on for more details and new use cases of […]

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It is time to connect drones to the cloud? InterDrone 2016

Drones are connecting to the cloud! We are part of a once-in-a-lifetime transformation of the world using drone technology; no longer are drones simply for pictures and videos. With the research and development we are seeing at 1UP, drones will soon be capable of connecting live to smart phones, streaming real time analytics and videos […]

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Altering the Insurance Industry With Drones at AIG Insurance

AIG has established an international research and development program focused on utilizing unmanned aerial vehicles to survey properties after natural disasters and for risk management purposes. Click here to learn more: http://spr.ly/60014RtP

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AIG deploys drones globally for risk management and disaster response

AIG has acquired and implemented drones to assist, augment and accelerate inspections for risk assessment, risk management, loss control, and surety performance for customers. Since receiving permission from the FAA to operate drones in the U.S. in April 2015, AIG has successfully deployed a highly trained drone team to live risk and loss inspections both […]

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White House hosts first-ever drone workshop

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy hosted its first ever drone workshop on Tuesday, which brought together leaders from around the corporate world?and government officials to discuss developments in the drone world. Read the full story on Market Watch!

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Menlo Park: Fire district to boost drone

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District plans to deploy a full fleet of drones within three years to do everything from instantly checking out collisions on the Dumbarton Bridge to quickly assessing whether a chemical spill is hazardous enough to warrant evacuation. Click here to read the full story.

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