CES 2020 Preview: Uber Elevate's Plan to Bring Ride-Sharing to the Sky

The company will begin testing a helicopter-like vehicle this year

Since its inception in 2009, Uber has been synonymous with the sharing economy, both the good (easy access to a ride) and the bad (worker exploitation). In the past decade, Uber has grown beyond ride-sharing into food delivery with Uber Eats, cargo and shipping with Uber Freight—and in the next five years, it’s aiming for the sky.