Friday, August 1, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

The column: Cell phones in flight? You say no way

The Winging It column today provides the feedback promised two weeks ago on this issue: Is it time to revist the ban on cell phone voice calls during an an airline flight? I asked you to let me know what you thought of the arguments of overseas cell phone providers who say in-flight talking on the phone is working all right in places around the world, so why not here? As I reported to you briefly last week, about 100 of you took the time to tell me "Don't let 'em do it!" Read more here ...

The column: Cell phones in flight? You say no way

The Winging It column today provides the feedback promised two weeks ago on this issue: Is it time to revist the ban on cell phone voice calls during an an airline flight? I asked you to let me know what you thought of the arguments of overseas cell phone providers who say in-flight talking on the phone is working all right in places around the world, so why not here? As I reported to you briefly last week, about 100 of you took the time to tell me "Don't let 'em do it!" Read more here ...

Tom Belden
About this blog
Tom Belden has been reporting about Philadelphia International Airport and other air travel subjects for more than 20 years, writing columns for The Inquirer's Travel and Business sections. His reporting (with colleague Craig McCoy) on baggage handling problems in Philadelphia have been credited with helping to improve the system. His previous blog was called Road Warrior. He can reached at tbelden@phillynews.com. Reach Tom at tbelden@phillynews.com.

Tom Belden
Business Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected