Passengers can make phone calls and browse internet on flights
TRAI is said to have given permission to use cell phones and internet facilities during flights. Earlier, this facility of mobile use and internet was blocked before. Now this rule was been revoked and permission to use cell phones and browse the internet during flights were allowed.
TRAI further informed that special rules and regulations have created and after joint interaction with airlines, facility of using cell phones and internet in flights will be arranged for passengers.
At the 1st Phase, this facility must be introduced only at domestic flights. Based on the request on many other countries, facility are to be introduced. It was been announced that facility is allowed even at the international flights when flights is on Indian skies.
As per the present rules, the flight passengers must to switch off their cell phones before the flight takes off. They must only switch them on only after the flight lands.