The new startup BLADE is taking the New Yorker’s high society to the beach with seaplanes and helicopters. Details in the video.
BLADE uses an app to crowdsource flights on helicopters and seaplanes that you can book seats on in an instant. Destinations maybe from Manhattan to Quogue, Southampton, East Hampton, Montauk, Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, and Cape Cod.
The famous investors of new startup will guarantee the seaplane flight a success in New York. Some big names: Google chairman Eric Schmidt, Discover Communications CEO David Zaslav, IAC’s Barry Diller, Alex von Furstenberg, Raine Ventures, and iHeart Media chairman Bob Pittman.