Sir Richard Branson, the founder and CEO of Virgin Galactic, will permit passengers to use digital currency to pay for flights into space on his commercial spacecraft, The Next Web reports.
Branson also took the time to say that he owns some Bitcoin currency and that he recommends that people consider it as an investment.
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“For people who can afford to invest a little in Bitcoins, it’s worth looking into,” he added.