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Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes

Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Transport, gave a press conference on the new guidance on the use of portable electronic devices on board, including smartphones, tablets and e-readers. The EC confirmed that these devices may be kept switched on in "Flight Mode" (non-transmitting mode) throughout the journey (including taxiing, take-off and landing) without a risk to safety.
Siim Kallas asked EASA to accelerate its safety review of the use of electronic devices on board in transmitting mode, with new guidance expected to be published early in 2014.
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas, at the podium
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas, at the podium
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas, at the podium
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas, at the podium
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013
Press conference by Sim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, on use of electronic devices on board of planes
Siim Kallas, at the podium
Reference: P-024608
Date: 09/12/2013

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