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New Rules for Lithium-Ion Batteries on Airplanes

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Lithium-ion batteries pretty much power everything you use for your underwater photos and videos. Now the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has handed down new regulations for how you must carry them when you fly.

Don't pack spare lithium-ion batteries in checked baggage, as the FAA says they "present a risk of both igniting and fueling fires in aircraft cargo/baggage compartments." If they're found during a random search, the batteries may be removed, leaving you in a pickle....


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