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UberCHOPPER Is Back to Fly You to Music Festivals


How do you make a memorable arrival to a major music festival? By helicopter, of course!

This article originally appeared on Inverse

Merely attending a music festival is no longer cool enough: you now must arrive like a Bond villain. With Holland’s major electronic music festival, Mysteryland, approaching this weekend, Uber has reintroduced its helicopter service as a transportation option for those commuting from Amsterdam or The Hague to the festival grounds in Haarlemmermeer.

After you request your all-caps UberCHOPPER supplied by Heli 2 City for a chance to reserve your flight, you’ll be prompted to choose between two options: “Mysteryland,” if you’re going to the music festival, or “city tour” if you’re not attending the music festival but still want a limited-time-only tour of the city from above. A complimentary Uber will transport you to a helipad where your chopper will be waiting.

Taking a helicopter to an electronic music festival might seem too ostentatious for many, but Uber doesn’t seem like the kind of company that would try something again if it didn’t work the first time.


Read the full story by Ethan Jacobs at Inverse

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