Uber Helicopter Rides in New York. 888-681-9777. IncSmart Breaking News. New York Small Business. Incorporate in New York. IncSmart New York (Small Business and Startups) - Uber will be offering helicopter rides in New York City. Uber Technologies Inc is going to start testing service in New York City starting on July 9th. Customer will be able to book flights starting July 7th on the new app called Uber Copter. The rides can be booked up to five days in advance and each ride will hold 5 customers.