Laptop Bans on Airplanes and Fires in Cargo Hold

United States Might Ban Laptops in Passenger Cabin

Your Aviator Laptop stand might be of no use, if you’re flying into the Untied States from some countries. We all love to get work done when flying and while waiting in airports with our laptop. For some of us, it’s our most productive hours on the laptop. As long as you’re staying comfortable with ergonomic postures, using our Aviator Laptop Stand of course ; )

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This WIRED article brings up a good point. Are laptops stored away in cargo holds any safer?  Lithium-ion battery fires are serious stuff. Once ignited, they can not be extinguished until all of the chemical is used up. We would like to point out to the aviation officials that the natural airflow created underneath your laptop by our stand will keep your laptop cooler. One could argue, that this cooling affect could actually cause less lithium-ion battery fires – as long as passengers were using our laptop stands on the airplane tray table.

Keynamics promotes safety in the office and while traveling. We agree with WIRED that a bunch of laptops bouncing around in the cargo hold could start a lithium-ion battery fire – and worse yet, a chain reaction with multiple laptops burning…

See the WIRED article here

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