Flight Attendants Sue FAA To Reinstate Cell Phone Ban

The nation’s largest flight attendant union is suing the FAA to reinstate bans on cell phone use during takeoff and landing, arguing that smartphones distract passengers and inhibit the delivery of safety instructions. What do you think?

“I’m willing to turn my phone off, but don’t you ever ask me to stop holding it.”

Ross Morris • Senior Botanist


“But isn’t most airlines’ customer service strategy based on distracting passengers from their surroundings?”

Maya Cobb • Party Games Coordinator

“It’s nice they think cell phones are what’s making people ignore safety instructions."

Dustin Farmer • Yard Sale Consultant