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"Dude, Guess Where I'm Calling From": Virgin Atlantic To Enable Mid-Air Cell Calls

"Dude, Guess Where I'm Calling From": Virgin Atlantic To Enable Mid-Air Cell Calls

Adriana Lee

Oy. As if flying isn’t annoying enough. Seems several flights from Branson’s Virgin Atlantic will soon be filled with the sounds of calling. The airline is outfitting several planes with onboard equipment that will enable in-air mobile calls, texts and web surfing. Those of us in the U.S. will be spared though, thanks to a federal law outlawing airborne cellular calls and SMS within...