Emirates the First Airline to Allow Inflight Calls from Passenger…

Dubai-based airline Emirates has claimed the first ever permitted mobile phone call from a commercial flight. The conversations took place aboard a Casablanca-bound Airbus A340 that had been kitted out with a system that stops cellphones from messing with the plane's electronics. By the end of the year its passengers… » 3/21/08 6:32am 3/21/08 6:32am