Tell the Federal Communications Commission: Do NOT Allow Cell Phone Calls on Airplanes

Sign the Petition Asking the FCC to Continue Prohibiting Cell Phone Calls On Airplanes

For years, the government has prohibited cell phone use on planes for fear of interference with essential communications. But with technological improvements, that is no longer a concern.

So, the FCC may lift the 22-year-old ban on cell phone use during flights.

If being stuck in a metal tube miles above the earth amid the cacophony of other passengers’ phone calls sounds dreadful to you, sign the petition right now.

Using cell phones in-flight for texting, email and the Internet is fine. But phone calls should wait until the plane has landed.

Sign the Petition to the Federal Communications Commission


Do not allow cell phone calls on airplanes. There are more than enough aggravations with air travel already. Travelers do not want to be stuck in planes listening to other passengers talk on the phone.

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13091 3 months ago Kevin Silas
13090 5 months ago Anonymous Since many people do not understand that there are other people around them and will shout inanities on the phone all trip long, it would be nice to avoid cellphones on planes. I would say just tex...
13089 6 months ago Anonymous
13088 6 months ago Connie Jean
13087 6 months ago Paul Stills
13086 6 months ago Carlos Ecghevarria
13085 7 months ago David Tonn
13084 8 months ago Christine Dorrepaal
13083 8 months ago Yefim Maizel
13082 8 months ago Rene Pugh
13081 8 months ago Melissa Martinez
13080 8 months ago Juliana Ley
13079 8 months ago Anonymous People want to relax and sleep, not be forced to hear other people's conversations. Please prohibit cell phone use on airplanes. They can text and use their e-mails, chats to communicate.
13078 8 months ago Kenneth Hall
13077 8 months ago Brooke Bates
13076 8 months ago William Ninde
13075 8 months ago Anonymous As if "cattle car"environment isn't bad enough without some idiot yakking banalities while one's trapped in a seat next to him/her.
No thanks!
13074 9 months ago Doug Stevens
13073 9 months ago philip patterson
13072 9 months ago Frank & Jean Forbath Cell phones on aircraft flights are as bad as lots of crying babies and/or constant cell phone discussions in line at the market or line in the bank. Please don't allow those cell phones except at ...
13071 9 months ago Christelle Sawicki
13070 9 months ago Chris Whallen
13069 9 months ago Ryan Hammond
13068 9 months ago Louis Smith Cell phones on airliners would add to the already-increasing and needless aggravation that is making air travel an already unpleasant experience.
13067 9 months ago Susan Parker
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