NEW YORK (WABC) -- Uber will now be taking to the air in New York and offering riders a way to fly to their next flight.
The ride share company will launch a new helicopter service offering rides between Lower Manhattan and JFK Airport starting on July 9.
The helicopter ride will take approximately 8 minutes and cost between $200 and $225 per person for the one-way trip.
Private ground transportation will also be included on both ends of the trip.
Riders will be able to book the helicopter rides directly on the Uber app.
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Uber to launch helicopter service from Lower Manhattan to JFK Airport