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Mexican airline to accept Bitcoin bookings

Bitcoins accepted by Mexican airline.
Bitcoins accepted by Mexican airline. Image by Zach Copley / CC BY-SA 2.0

Mexican airline TAR is to become the first airline in Latin America to allow passengers to book using Bitcoin. The company says that the option of paying this way will appeal to customers who want to avoid currency exchange issues and reduce the risk of fraud. Read more: travelmole.com