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Is Your MacBook Pro Allowed to Fly?

One year ago   |   By PC Mag

The FAA implements a ban for some MacBook Pro laptops following Apple's voluntary recall due to faulty batteries that could pose a fire risk.
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Apple's recalled MacBooks have been banned from flights

Apple's recalled MacBooks have been banned from flights

One year ago   |   By Pocket-lint

Responding to Apple's move to recall some specific models of 15-inch MacBook Pro, the FAA has banned select models from flights, due to their batteries being a fire risk.
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The FAA isn't the only organisation banning these laptops. According to Bloomberg , the European Union Aviation Safety Agency has also warned airlines about these models, leading to a handful of European airlines launching a blanket ban on all 15-inch MacBook Pros from 2015-2017. These airlines include Air Italy, Air Transat, Thomas Cook and TUI Group. That...
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Some MacBook Pro models are now banned from US flights due to fire risk

Some MacBook Pro models are now banned from US flights due to fire risk

One year ago   |   By TechRadar

Some MacBook Pro 15-inch models have been branded a fire risk by the US Federal Aviation Administration , and therefore you won't be able to take them on board an airplane. You may remember that back in June, Apple initiated a recall for certain MacBook Pro 15-inch laptops sold between September 2015 and February 2017 for a battery replacement. At the time, the company noted that these portables could contain a battery that might overheat and pose a ‘safety risk'.
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Some Macbook Pro models banned from flights in the US due to battery fire risk

Some Macbook Pro models banned from flights in the US due to battery fire risk

One year ago   |   By The Mirror

Apple has warned that the MacBook Pro units are susceptible to overheating
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