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Uber Is Looking At Improving Car Traffic Flow At Airports

Excerpt from Business Insider

May 01, 2014 5:00 am

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The lobby of airport transport and cab companies will be something Uber will have to contend with in this admirable task of trying to use technology to solve the airport car traffic chaos problems.

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Uber thinks it can help smoothen the chaos of airport incoming traffic. Aaron Hockley / Flickr


It turns out that Uber is interested in airports…it is looking at ways that transportation in and around airports might be changed in such a way that — in theory — airports could carry more passengers, more efficiently.

The company is talking to airports to see if facilities for Uber drivers and riders can be improved to increase supply and demand for Uber around airports.

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