Seeing a helicopter in a dream may indicate that you feel the need to be rescued, or in need of help to get away from a bad situation.
To ride in a helicopter in a dream shows that you have escaped a bad habit and made progress toward your goals.
Hearing the sound of a helicopter in your dream may be the sound of your beating heart, indicating intense emotions.
Feeling afraid while dreaming of riding in a helicopter represents insecurity with a high position in life. You may feel that you don't deserve that promotion, or that you won't be able to sustain a luxurious lifestyle.