EU to Allow Mobile Phones on Planes

Old Oct 19, 07, 5:15 pm
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EU to Allow Mobile Phones on Planes

This was published yesterday but I haven't seen it mentioned here:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7050576.stm

Originally Posted by BBC
Mobile phone use backed on planes

Mobile phone use is currently banned on planes
Passengers could soon be using their mobile phones on planes flying through European airspace.
Plans have been developed across EU countries to introduce technology which permits mobile calls without risk of interference with aircraft systems.
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Old Oct 19, 07, 5:19 pm
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Old Oct 19, 07, 6:11 pm
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Old Oct 19, 07, 6:24 pm
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Europeans may just be softspoken enough for this to work.
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Old Oct 19, 07, 6:37 pm
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Europeans may just be softspoken enough for this to work.
Cell phones on airplanes will change that soon enough.
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Old Oct 19, 07, 6:59 pm
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Originally Posted by whirledtraveler View Post
Europeans may just be softspoken enough for this to work.
And they text message a lot more too!
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