By the end of November, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) will issue guidance allowing passengers to use personal electronic devices (PEDs) during taxiing, take-off and landing. The move, which applies to devices such as tablets, smartphones, eReaders and MP3 players, follows a similar decision by the FAA, which lifted its restrictions late in October. “With the new guidance an airline, following its own assessment, will be able to allow passengers to use their PEDs in ...

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