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Ever Wondered What Will Happen If You Don't Put Your Phone On Airplane Mode While Flying?

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Ever Wondered What Will Happen If You Don't Put Your Phone On Airplane Mode While Flying?
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Every one of us (Who has travelled in a plane) has been told to put our phone in Airplane Mode while flying. But why? Maybe it could disrupt the aircraft's communication with air traffic control (ATC) and results in the plane crash.

No, it's just an urban myth. So what really happens when you don't put your mobile on Airplane Mode? Okay, let me tell you.

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What does Airplane Mode do?

What does Airplane Mode do?

Airplane Mode disables all the communications protocols on your iPhone, Android or whatever phone you're using. It disables Cellular communication along with WiFi, GPS, and Bluetooth.

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So how do we know that?

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When Airplane Mode is enabled, you'll often see an icon on the notification bar showing an aeroplane.

Though some flights offer in-air WiFi.

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So you could enable WiFi even on Airplane Mode.

It also saves your battery from draining.

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It's also helpful at ground when you're low on battery.

This is what a pilot has to say about it!

This is what a pilot has to say about it!

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Bzzt-bzzt-bzzt-bzzt. Quite annoying!

Bzzt-bzzt-bzzt-bzzt. Quite annoying!

Even our laptops have airplane mode.

Even our laptops have airplane mode.
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Always remember this!

Always remember this!
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