Last week we asked you about the Federal Communications Commission's decision to keep its ban an cell phones in airplanes.

THE FCC is doing every passenger a tremendous favor by maintaining the ban. Airline travel is already miserable - imagine how much more painful it would be if you had to listen to people talking on their phones throughout a flight.

Everyone will just have to wait until the plane lands.

John Ruffino, Philadelphia

How valuable were cell phones on the downed flight in Pennsylvania? The phones carried by passengers revealed the plan to run the plane they were on into the White House.

They used that information to thwart the terrorists. How may lives were saved that day?

Ask yourself the question again - how valuable are cell phones on a plane traveling hundreds of miles an hour?

Chris Ricciuti, Broomall

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