Thursday, November 05, 2015
How just ONE mobile phone can make a plane crash, leaked study reveals
Using just one mobile phone or electronic device during a flight can cause a plane’s systems to shut down, a leaked study has found.
A single Blackberry or iPad can cause the auto pilot to disengage and critical warning lights to come on, testers discovered.
The instruments which guide pilots in bad weather can also be affected by the electrical signals from such devices - with potentially catastrophic consequences.