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DGCA May Issue New Advisory on Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones

Aviation regulator DGCA may issue a fresh advisory on the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones onboard aircraft after getting latest inputs from its US counterpart, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The DGCA is already in touch with the FAA on the issue and the fresh advisory is likely to be put in public domain by next week, a senior ... Read More »

Samsung Executives Meet DGCA Officials Over Galaxy Note Series Ban

Senior executives of Samsung today met officials of aviation regulator DGCA, two days after one of the company’s high-end smartphones caught fire inside an IndiGo aircraft. During the meeting, which lasted for more than an hour, the watchdog sought technical details about Galaxy Note series amid concerns over batteries of some of the devices getting overheated and exploding, sources said. ... Read More »