region-news
Flash is not supported on this device. If you wish to listen to this audio, you must download and play an mp3 using an mp3 player on your device. CLICK HERE

Press the play button to hear the latest news from THE REGION.


Region-News-Team-Black-Logo

Electronic Devices Okay to Use During Take Offs/Landings

Share this post

Airline passengers will no longer hear "please turn off all electronic devices" during take off and landings. The Federal Aviation Administration announced today passengers will be able to use most devices, unless the crew tells them otherwise. FAA Administrator Michael Huerta says - talking on cell phones - is still prohibited, but it is now safe to read downloaded materials, like e-books and calendars, and also to play games.
The committee determined that most commercial airplanes can tolerate radio interference form portable electronic devices.


Meet-The-Team

Laura-WAKE Scott-WAKE Brent-WAKE
LAURA WALUSZKO
Region News Team
SCOTT ROSENBERG
Region News Team
BRENT BROWN
Region News Team
Jay-WAKE Karl-WAKE Annie-WAKE
JAY STEVENS
Region News Team
KARL BERNER
Region News Team
ANNIE FOX
Region News Team

Recent-Newscast

Flash is not supported on this device. If you wish to listen to this audio, you must download and play an mp3 using an mp3 player on your device. CLICK HERE