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(NBC News)   FAA to allow use of personal electronic devices in all phases of flight, also allowed to challenge the Captain to top your Angry Birds and Candy Crush scores   ( divider line
    More: Cool, Angry Birds, Federal Aviation Administration, flights, Skymall  
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2013-10-31 01:23:37 PM  
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So, this is more likely to happen now?

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2013-10-31 02:16:11 PM  
1 vote:

jst3p: HotIgneous Intruder: So all this time ...

You know how many fark threads there have been where people argued "but there is a chance it could crash the plane!"?


With devices that transmit there really is a chance of messing something up.

However it has more to do with messing up the base stations for cell phones then the airplanes.

The FCC is actually the main reason for banning cell phones in flight.
2013-10-31 01:19:32 PM  
1 vote:
Yeah, I'll finally be able to play with my portable tesla coil and jacob's ladder during flights.
2013-10-31 12:53:36 PM  
1 vote:
Using electronic devices on planes?  There's an app(roval) for that!

/'Bout friggin' time
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