Bloomberg Video: Want to skip traffic? Try helicopter commuting

Duration: 09:11, Published 16 Aug 2017

Fifty years ago, a helicopter company called New York Airways whisked passengers from the rooftop of the iconic Pan Am Building in midtown Manhattan to any city airport in just 10 minutes. A fatal accident in 1977, however, brought the era to an end. 40 years later, new technology could open a new chapter in short-distance airborne commuting. — Bloomberg