MOSCOW, 14 Aug — RIA Novosti. The Federal office of civil aviation USA (FAA) bans the carriage in aircraft of some models of MacBook Pro 2015-2017 after the statement of Apple about the risk of ignition of the battery of these computers, the newspaper said Hill, citing the statement of the office.
In June, Apple said that the recall of the MacBook Pro that were available for sale in 2015-2017, due to the possible ignition of the battery. Recognized as potentially vulnerable 15-inch models with Retina display, released in mid-2015.
The statement said that the civil aviation authority “was aware of the recall batteries used in some Apple laptops MacBook Pro”, and informed the major American airlines. It is noted that earlier, a similar statement about the ban on the transportation of laptops Apple has made the European aviation safety Agency.
In 2016, the airlines have imposed a ban on the carriage of smartphones Electronics Samsung model Galaxy Note 7 for cases of fire phones.
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