Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

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Cover Page - USD ($)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2022
Mar. 06, 2023
Jun. 30, 2022
Document Information [Line Items]      
Document Type 10-K    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2022    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Document Transition Report false    
Entity File Number 001-39046    
Entity Registrant Name BLADE AIR MOBILITY, INC.    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Entity Tax Identification Number 84-1890381    
Entity Address, Address Line One 55 Hudson Yards    
Entity Address, Address Line Two 14th Floor    
Entity Address, City or Town New York    
Entity Address, State or Province NY    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 10001    
City Area Code 212    
Local Phone Number 967-1009    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Emerging Growth Company true    
Entity Ex Transition Period false    
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Central Index Key 0001779128    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   72,035,618  
Documents Incorporated by Reference Portions of the registrant’s definitive proxy statement relating to its annual meeting of stockholders to be held in 2023 (the “2023 Annual Meeting”), to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) within 120 days after the end of the fiscal year to which this Annual Report on Form 10-K relates, are incorporated herein by reference where indicated. Except with respect to information specifically incorporated by reference in this Annual Report on Form 10-K, such proxy statement is not deemed to be filed as part hereof.    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Entity Public Float     $ 182.3
Common Stock      
Document Information [Line Items]      
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share    
Trading Symbol BLDE    
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ    
Document Information [Line Items]      
Title of 12(b) Security Warrants, each exercisable for one share of Class A Common Stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share    
Trading Symbol BLDEW    
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ