• Air passengers warned not to use Samsung Galaxy Note 7

    Air passengers warned not to use Samsung Galaxy Note 7

    Airline passengers should not turn on or charge their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones during flights or stow them in checked baggage, US aviation officials have said.

    The warning comes a week after Samsung suspended Note 7 sales, following reports that a battery problem led to some devices catching fire during charging.

    The US Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that it “strongly advises” passengers to follow its guidance “in light of recent incidents and concerns raised by Samsung about its […]