Why are people asked to switch off their mobiles in an aircraft? Has it anything do with electrostatics?

Asked by ShubhamSKalloli | 23rd Feb, 2012, 10:52: PM

Expert Answer:

most airlines do not allow the use of mobile phones on aircraft, theorizing that they could adversely affect the navigational instruments in the cockpit.

Answered by  | 24th Feb, 2012, 07:43: AM

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