The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the US Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued an emergency order to ban all Samsung Note 7 smartphone devices from all US air transportation services effective October 15th 2016. This ban is a direct result from the immenent safety hazard of the device catching fire. The Samsung Note 7 and its replacement has been recalled by the company.
What this means for all Liberty Helicopter passengers: Effective Saturday October 15th 2016 NO Liberty Helicopter passenger will be permitted to bring a Samsung Note 7 on board their helicopter flight. The flight staff will ask each passenger if they are in posession of the phone and if so they will be asked to remove it from their person and secure it in a locker that can be retrieved after flight.
Read more here: http://www.faa.gov/news/updates/?newsId=86685
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your cooperation and patience.