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The Federal Aviation Administration’s new rule on using iPads and other electronic devices on planes is getting a thumbs-up from air travel experts. Air travel analyst Terry Trippler says it’s smart customer service.
“I think it will improve customer morale to a great extent — and it won’t cost the airline a penny,” said Trippler.