Re: Cell phones in cockpit for emergency use ?

Date:         12 Oct 98 00:02:45 
From:         TJH <>
Organization: People for the Ethical Treatment of Mythical Animals
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As I am at FL390, and traverse at least 5 Centers and more numerous
local facilities on my way from NY to LA, I would end up leaving their
airspace, and more importantly, their radar coverage before I'd even get
their number dialed, which I have NO idea what their phone number,
outside line, or secure, is for ATC or the 'tower', and as I don't
happen to have the ability to let my fingers do the walking thru the
yellow pages... it just wouldn't work