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New Helicopter Service from Dubai to Abu Dhabi

Nothing should surprise us in Dubai when it comes to being flash. We haven't been disappointed this weekend. Uber, known the world over for revolutionising the taxi service, have introduced a Helicopter service from Dubai to Abu Dhabi.

UBER Announced It, Dubai Peeps Absolutely Loved It

People woke up to the story on Thursday and reactive accordingly. First thought: bewilderment. Second thought: reconsidered mode of transport to the Grand Prix.

So, Is This Really Happening?

You bet it is. This is Dubai, why would you event doubt it. All the details are here, with key points below:


Service will run hourly Friday – Sunday during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Dates and times as follows:

Friday, November 27 from 10:00am-12:30am

Saturday, November 28 from 10:00am-12:30am

Sunday, November 29 from 10:00am-12:30am

'Ok Fine Lovin Dubai, I Believe You. So, How Much Is It?'

Flying down in an Uber Helicopter will set you back a casual 2,250 AED per person, inclusive of door to door service as per Uber standard. The chopper sits up to 6 people.

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Richard Fitzgerald

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