Federal Aviation Administration http://news.stlpublicradio.org en McCaskill Wants Electronics On Flights http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mccaskill-wants-electronics-flights <p>Not being able to use an electronic device on a flight is something that annoys everybody who flies, but not every annoyed flyer sits on the senate committee that presides over aviation policy. But it just so happens that Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill does.</p><p>On Tuesday, McCaskill wrote the Acting Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, telling him that he needs to update the "dated" and "absurd" policy. McCaskill threatened to pursue "legislative solutions" if he moves too slowly.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 17:28:54 +0000 Chris McDaniel 7287 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McCaskill Wants Electronics On Flights