Remembering the disaster that ended rooftop helicopter commuting in NYC: VIDEO

August 12, 2017 05:17PM

These days helicopters whisk the rich and famous from the city to the Hamptons in just 30 minutes. But 50 years ago, New York’s masters of the universe had it even better, with helicopter pads on many skyscraper roofs. All that changed with on disaster at the icon Pan Am Building. Bloomberg Busniessweek has the story, check it out below.