Passengers with respiratory problems will be able to use two kinds of portable oxygen concentrator units onboard commercial aircraft under a new regulation published by US FAA. The two devices, manufactured by AirSep Corp. and Inogen Inc., do not use compressed oxygen, which the agency classifies as a hazardous material. Instead they work by filtering nitrogen from the air and delivering oxygen in concentrated form to the user. The new rule marks the first time passengers will be able to ...

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