The New York-based on-demand charter and jet card broker registered its first six-figure Bitcoin transaction for a 25-hour jet card
Jet The World, which recently began accepting cryptocurrency for on-demand charters and jet cards, has already sold a jet card via the new currency. The six-figure purchase was for a 25-hour jet card membership. The company says the transaction was verified in under 24 hours.
You can now pay for your jet card program with Nicholas Air via cryptocurrency
Nicholas Air is the latest private aviation provider to being accepting cryptocurrency for jet card purchases.
Encompass Aviation says Surf Air owes it $3.1 million on top of the IRS’s claims of nearly $2.5 million
As we reported here first in the wee hours of Saturday morning – just after midnight – we received a press release from Surf Air announcing it had terminated its agreement with Encompass Aviation LLC. The news took Encompass by surprise, and we reported that the Part 135 charter operator that had been flying Surf Air customers in California claimed it was owed significant money and planned to pursue legal remedies. Yesterday
In the world of private jet charter and Jet Cards where credit cards aren’t always accepted, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may play an important role
As we have previously reported, more and more private charter companies are accepting cryptocurrencies for payment, however, Florida-based Airstream Jets has said its first Jet Card via the new blockchain based way of payments. The Jet Card was sold to the CEO of a new hedge fund for crypto-based investing on February 16th, but not previously disclosed.