United Kingdom (UK) Travel Company Alternative Airlines start accepting bitcoin payments for flight bookings, reported on 13 November 2019.
According to the report, The UK travel company Alternative Airlines partnered with the Digital Payment processor of Swiss Utrust in order to allow customers to book flights with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Dash, Ethereum, Digibyte and with the native token of Utrust UTK.
Alternative Airlines enables its customers to pay with bitcoin by searching over 650 airlines that include Delta, United, British Airways, Virgin or Emirates and many others
“For business or leisure, flight travel can be expensive with consumers saving for months to afford a trip. Considered a high ticket item, it is imperative that consumers are protected when booking flights. Utrust is providing Alternative Airlines’ customers with the increased security and convenience of cryptocurrency payments, and reducing processing fees, to bring greater transparency and trust to the world of online payments.”– Utrust CEO, Nuno Correia
This month, Bitcoin and Crypto will be taught in the high schools of France as per the new education model introduced by the government,
Previously, According to research by a U.K based crypto exchange firm CEX.io, 27% of the surveyed United Kingdoms citizens wish to see more cryptocurrency integration in a real-world application