Emirates Airline, which is one of the largest carriers of the world according to Forbes, will begin to accept payment in bitcoins, the Arab News reported.

According to the chief operating officer of the company, Adel Ahmed al-Redha, the airline will also add its own NFT-tokens to its website.

The representative did not name an exact launch date for the new system.

He also added that Emirates will need to hire new people to develop applications that will track customer needs.