The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved the use of portable electronic devices (PEDs) in transmitting mode through all stages of a flight, following a safety assessment process. The agency said passengers will be able to use their PEDs just as in any other mode of transport: on and connected throughout the trip. The new guidance allows airlines to permit PEDs to stay switched on, without the need to be in “Airplane Mode” or “Flight Mode,” further ...

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