Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Sunday December 15, 2013

DOT to Consider Ban on In-Flight Calls

Just as the FCC voted to consider lifting its ban on cell phone use on aircraft, enter the Department of Transportation to slam the door in your face once again. Citing building opposition by consumers for passengers talking on cellphones the entire flight, the DOT wants to look into the proposal a little more in depth.

Many people consider the idea of cell phone conversations annoying in the close confines of a plane, and some are casting it as a consumer rights issue.