Senator pressures FAA to get moving on in-flight device use
Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill wants you to be able to tweet a photo of St. Louis’ famous Gateway Arch while you’re soaring above it in your commercial airliner of choice.
At least that might be one option open to you if a letter she sent to the Federal Aviation Administration yesterday has the desired effect.
The Democratic senator said in her letter that she was “prepared to pursue legislative solutions” if the FAA takes too long to loosen its restrictions on the use of portable electronic devices during flights.
“We live in an increasingly connected world, and information is traveling…