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Wi-Fi Shown To Interfere With Aircraft Systems

March 10th, 2011 03:26 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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lukehopewell1 writes “It’s official: using Wi-Fi on a plane can interfere with a pilot’s navigational equipment, according to airline equipment manufacturers Honeywell Avionics and Boeing today. Boeing confirmed to ZDNet Australia that the issue does exist, but said it has not delivered any planes suffering the fault. ‘Blanking of the Phase 3 Display Units has been reported during airline EMI (electromagnetic interference) certification testing of wireless broadband systems on various Next-Generation 737 aeroplanes,’ Boeing said.”

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