Re: ATC on passengers' headsets

From:         kinsler@bobcat.ent.ohiou.edu (Mark Kinsler )
Organization: Ohio University, College of Engineerng & Technology
Date:         27 Aug 95 14:37:17 
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Henry Law <hjl@thelaws.demon.co.uk> wrote:
>
>I'd appreciate watching a discussion among the more informed and
>professional members of this group along the lines of:
>
>1. What is the prevailing attitude among the airlines to allowing
>   passengers to listen to ATC?  I can't believe that it is a security
>   exposure, given the prevalence of air band radios on the ground.
>2. What do pilots themselves think?

I'd be interested in this, too.  Is it generally possible to listen to
ATC radio from inside the aircraft on your own battery-powered receiver?

                                         Mark Kinsler