Turn Off That Phone!
For those who've use portable electronic devices aboard airliners: Here's why they're dangerous.
- By John Croft
- Air & Space magazine, September 2004
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As for Frontier Flight 469, the pilot’s pre-landing pep talk—“Ah, folks? We’re about to begin our approach. Seat backs up, tray tables stowed, and all portable electronic devices off”—made at least one passenger—me—feel safer, since it got 14E to switch the TV off and put it away. Though the “why” may have been unclear, the authoritative baritone from the front office was not.