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U.S. to Consider Cellphone Use on Planes

Published on November 21, 2013
by Ryan Knutson and Gautham Nagesh

The Federal Communications Commission will propose allowing passengers to use their cellphones on airplanes, people familiar with the matter said.

While phone use would still be restricted during takeoff and landing, the proposal would lift an FCC ban on airborne calls and cellular data use by passengers once a flight reaches 10,000 feet, an FCC official said.

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