Question of the Week: Cell Phones on Airliners

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ADS-B is on the way, and the FAA wants you to upgrade your avionics to an ADS-B-compatible package by 2020.  That's a long way off, but it's still going to cost money.  Last week, we asked AVweb readers how much they'd be willing to spend to equip their airplanes for ADS-B.

The plurality of responses fell into the $1,000 range (accounting for 47% of those who answered), while only 9% fell at the extremes of the sky's the limit and the government should pay me to install it.

For the actual breakdown of responses, click here.
(You may be asked to register and answer, if you haven't already participated in this poll.)


We've probably asked this before, but it's come up again, and we're wondering if you've changed your mind on it: This time, there's actually a petition against allowing cell phone use on airliners.  What do you think?  Should their use be allowed on commercial flight?

Click here to answer.

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