Phones Won't Take a Plane Down, So Why Do They Need to Be Off?

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Wed, Jan 16th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

As part of their Discovery News series, Anthony Carboni explains the real reason why electronic devices are banned during take-off and landing on planes.

Turns out there's no reason you should have to turn off and stow away your electronics during takeoff and landing. Anthony reveals how it's just a social ploy by the FAA!

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