One of Europe's airline giants, Norwegian air, is set to launch it’s own cryptocurrency exchange and allow ticket sales via bitcoin. The airline plans to add the most popular and biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization as another payment option its customers.
Set up a cryptocurrency exchange and plan to introduce bitcoin payments at their airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle.
Imagine the hurdles and hiccups of purchasing an airline ticket online using traditional conventional channels. The long approval time, the high fees, name it. This is about to become history to one of European largest airlines, the Norwegian Airline. The company plans to add BTC payment options for its customers.
Although Bitcoin is accessible worldwide, the airline is reserved to allow buying tickets via in other countries other than Norway. The airoperator announced that the service will only be available for it’s clients residing in Norway. Furthermore, the company would also accept other cryptocurrencies other than bitcoin.
Great news and apparently this news can bring another popularity for crypto currency and for the norwegian air ticket company. it's a good decision to accept crypto to sell ticket for fast and convenient transactions for their customer holder of bitcoin. Because bitcoin including whole crypto currency are useful for many ways as mode of payment.
Once the exchange is up and running, the plan is to expand to neighboring countries and, in the autumn, provide a payment solution enabling Norwegian Air Shuttle customers to pay for tickets with cryptocurrency, DN (Dagens Naeringsliv) says on Tuesday.