Victory! You Don't Have to Shut Off Your Electronics On Flights AnymoreAshley Feinberg10/31/13 10:13amFiled to: airplanesfaasafetyped27316EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkAfter years of will they or won't they, the FAA has finally given permission for airlines to allow passengers to use personal electronics for the entirety of their flights. Translation: You don't have to shut down your phone anymore. Finally.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.