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Mobile Phone Use On Planes Could Be Reality Next Year

BBC News says that mobile phone use on planes within European airspace might be implemented next year. These wouldn't be United Flight 93-style grab-whatever-cell-tower-you-can calls, but GSM calls routed to a base station located on the plane, then bounced off a satellite down to switches on the ground. The service… » 10/18/07 10:00am 10/18/07 10:00am