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Old Jan 29, 08, 12:12 pm
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nd_eric_77
 
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Originally Posted by Blumie View Post
See my post right below yours. I do not think you are correct. I think it's the FA's duty to make the announcements, but not to physically force compliance (except, of course, in extreme circumstances).
In the circumstance of moving down the taxiway, the FA's are capable of contacting the flight deck and requesting the jet stop taxiing until the pax is seated and restrained. I have actually seen them do this to get a pax to turn off one of those oh-so-deadly blackberries prior to readying for takeoff.
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