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PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling


Sumera Saeed | September 11, 2016 | category: Mobile Phones

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling

Pakistan International Airlines Bans the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handset on Planes

PIA has declared that the owner of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handset not to bring their device during travelling in the planes.

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has taken this decision by keeping in view the decisions of lots of airlines, which barred the use of Samsung latest devices during travelling.

The reason behind banning the Samsung Galaxy devices in the planes is the explosion of the battery of the handset, which causes instant combusting of the smartphone.

Recently, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) also barred the consumers of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to carry their device during travelling, as the 35 incidents of device instant combusting reported in different countries of the world.

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling

Samsung, Korean Mobile Manufacturing Company, has stopped the sale of the latest flagship devices and announced the free of charge exchange of the device. The company said that this fault is due to the rare manufacturing error that leads to overheating the battery of the device and finally combusting.

Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 During Air Traveling May Cause Serious Life Threat

The other airlines including United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways, Singapore Airlines, Australia´s Qantas, and Virgin Australia have announced the temporarily ban on the use of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on board its flights.

Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 During Air Traveling May Cause Serious Life Threat

Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 During Air Traveling May Cause Serious Life Threat


Sumera Saeed | September 9, 2016 | category: Mobile Phones

Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 During Air Traveling May Cause Serious Life Threat

Beware of Using Samsung Galaxy Note 7 during traveling in the airplane.

Recently, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) bared the passengers to use the Note 7 handset during travelling in the plan as it may leads to serious life threat.

The FAA took this step by keeping in view the damaging incidents happened due to the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 device, as it suddenly burst into flames, reports say.

The U.S. agency accountable for protection in the skies said Thursday it “strongly advises” the Galaxy Note 7 holders to power off the device during air traveling and also not to pack the phablet in checked baggage.

The US Federal Aviation Administration Agency has posted an online statement read as,

“In light of recent incidents and concerns raised by Samsung about its Galaxy Note 7 devices, the Federal Aviation Administration strongly advises passengers not to turn on or charge these devices on board aircraft and not to stow them in any checked baggage.”

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 pheblet continuously combusting, as the 35 incident has been reported yet.  The Korean Mobile manufacturing company says that it’s a rare manufacturing issue that leads to overheating the battery of the device and they are trying to solve it by replacing the Note 7 smartphone free of charge.

Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 During Air Traveling May Cause Serious Life Threat

But FAA is not fully satisfied and said that the owners of Galaxy Note 7 not to use the device during air traveling.