Due to recent string of events regarding issues with Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Cebu Pacific has issued an advisory prohibiting the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 mobile devices in-flight.
The advisory from Cebu Pacific states that the usage and charging of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 mobile devices are prohibited on board all CEB and CEBGO flights beginning September 11, 2016, until further notice. This is in connection of the recent recall of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 devices due to safety issues with its battery.
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 mobile devices are also not be stowed in checked baggage, but it can be hand-carried as long as the device is turned off at all times inside the aircraft.
Cebu Pacific sincerely hopes for passengers’ full cooperation, as the safety of everyone on board our flights remains their utmost priority.