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Korean Airlines bans laptops on board
Seoul, North Korea - But only the ones of Apple and Dell. The reason? The Sony batteries that could catch fire
Since last August 30 on Korean Airlines planes is forbidden to use laptops by Apple and Dell. After the light prohibitions of Qantas, that only forbid to charge the batteries of laptop but not to use it, Korean is more strict and imposes on passengers to pull out the battery from the portable device so it is impossible to use it. The reason is that the Sony batteries are on risk to catch fire. The...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency