Cathay Pacific announcement about the Samsung galaxy note 7

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 banned on all flights
Latest update: 15 Oct 2016 14:15 HKT (GMT+8)

Passengers must take notice that all Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone devices are prohibited on all Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon flights with immediate effect.

Such devices must not be transported on their person, in carry-on baggage, or in checked baggage on all of our flights.

At Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon, the safety of our passengers and crew is our top priority. We appreciate your cooperation.


This is becoming the standard norm on all airlines now , and rightly so !


Yea that will be great and prevantive


Copa Airlines just restricted the use of that phone in their planes as well.

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Bad reputation for Samsung

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This is pretty ironic, because me and my brother were driving around and we were joking about someone possibly using the Note 7 as a bomb on a plane. A day later, Delta banned the Note 7 on all flights.


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