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Re: [IP] More Flying

At 11:08 PM 3/10/2003 Kristen Olgren wrote:
 >>  My husband called the airline to ask them about my pump, and the rep told
 >>him  that I would have to "Suspend" it during take-off and landing. I've 
 >>before and never been told that. Therefore I never did it. Is it 
necessary to
 >>suspend  it?
 >They must be thinking of the pump as an "electronic device," like lap tops
 >and CD players that you can't use during take off and landing.

I wonder if they also ask pacemaker users to suspend their devices during 
take-off and landing? I really don't think so. If it is a medical device, 
it's not optional. The airline representative was misinformed.

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