American, Delta, United among major airlines to ban hoverboards - UPI.com

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines are among several air carriers to announce hoverboards will no longer be allowed on aircrafts due to a fire hazard. Photo courtesy www.soarboards.com. WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Several major airlines ...

Hoverboards banned by airlines after reports of fires in 9 states - Fox 59

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More airlines ban hoverboards due to potential fire danger - KHON2

The nation's three biggest airlines, American, Delta, and United, along with Alaska Airlines, no longer allow hoverboards in both checked and carry-on luggage due to their potential fire risk. On Friday, Southwest joined that list, making the ...

Hoverboards banned on multiple carriers due to fire risk - Air Cargo World (registration)

Hoverboard One of the hottest gifts for this holiday season may be hotter than many consumers expect. Delta Air Lines, United Continental Holdings, American Airlines, British Airways and charter carrier Rectrix Aviation have banned the carriage of ...

Here's why you can't take your hoverboard on a plane - CNET

One of the year's top holiday gifts is on the no-fly list. James Martin/CNET. You are now free to move about the cabin, as long as you're not on a hoverboard. This holiday season's hottest gift, and we mean literally hot, has been banned by most major ...

Report: Hoverboards overheating, bursting into flames - Turn to 10

The nation's three largest airlines -- American, Delta and United -- announced hoverboards will no longer be allowed on flights due to combustible lithium batteries. AA. TIVERTON, R.I. — Hoverboards are one of the hottest gifts this holiday season ...

After Reports of Explosions, Hoverboards Put on No-fly List - The Epoch Times

Delta, American, and United Airlines have banned passengers from bringing hoverboards onto planes following reports of explosions and fires. “As cool as they are, there's one big problem: they are not safe to transport on an airplane,” Alaska Airlines, ...

'Hoverboards' Banned from US Airlines - Breitbart News

The nation's three largest airlines have banned so-called “hoverboards” from both overhead bins and cargo holds as concerns mount over the safety of the popular toys. Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and United Airlines have all banned the hands-free ...

Three Major Airlines Officially Ban Hoverboards - XXLMAG.COM

Back in August, Wiz Khalifa became the first major celebrity to get arrested for riding a hoverboard at Los Angeles International Airport. While at the time of his arrest, the two-wheel device was brand new to a lot of people, the hip-hop community was ...

American, United, Delta, British Airways all ban “hoverboards” - Ars Technica

American, United, and Delta banned the devices on Thursday out of concern that their lithium ion batteries could be a fire hazard on a flight. According to the Los Angeles Times, British Airways will also reject the self-balancing devices. In a ...

Top US airlines ban 'hoverboards' over fire concerns - BBC News

The three leading US airline groups have announced a ban on so-called hoverboards, saying their batteries present an unacceptable fire hazard. American, Delta and United airlines say the ban will apply to checked and carry-on luggage on all flights.

Delta and other MSP Airport airlines ban hoverboards from planes - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Delta Air Lines Inc. will not allow hoverboards on its aircraft starting Friday because the hot holiday items may be too hot. Atlanta-based Delta (NYSE: DAL) won't let travelers check the self-balancing propulsion devices as baggage or take them aboard ...

Airlines Ban Hoverboards After Multiple Explosions, Fires - Newsweek

12_11_hoverboard_01 Delta is moving to ban customers from bringing aboard the hoverboard, also known as a self-balancing scooter. Stephen Brashear/AP. U.S.. If you want to fly this holiday season, you'll have to forego the hovering. Multiple airlines ...

Almost Every Airline Has Banned the Year's Hottest Holiday Gift - TIME

If you're giving or getting a self-balancing scooter, or "hoverboard," for the holidays this year, don't count on flying with it. Most major U.S. airlines have banned the devices over safety concerns regarding their electrical systems. Delta, United ...

Airlines Ban Popular Hoverboard Toy After Reports of Self-Combustion - Boise Weekly

One of this holiday season's hottest toys is catching plenty of flack, with consumer watchdogs urging extreme caution and a handful of airlines—including Alaskan, American, Delta, Frontier and United—issuing an outright ban of the toy aboard their ...

Where can you ride your hoverboard? - MarketWatch

The two-wheeled self-balancing devices have become incredibly popular among riders of all ages, but their tendency to spontaneously combust — like the hoverboard that caused a brief fire at a Houston-area shopping mall on Dec. 28 — and classification ...

Delta, American and United ban hoverboards as a fire danger - WDRB 41 Louisville News - WDRB

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Videos of "Hoverboards" Catching Fire, Exploding May Mean It's Time to Rethink That Gift - Mic

"Hoverboards," those ubiquitous, futuristic two-wheeled machines that don't actually hover, have been pulled and banned by an increasing number of retailers, cities and airlines. Why? Probably the growing safety concerns following a wave of recent ...

One of the Most Popular Tech Toys Is Getting Banned - Fortune

The escalating warnings about hoverboards are resonating with corporations, but they could actually increase consumer demand for the item this holiday seasons. All three of the U.S. major airlines (and many smaller ones) recently banned the self ...

Delta, United, And American Airlines Become Latest Airlines To Ban Hoverboards Over Fire Concerns - Tech Times

The three largest U.S. airlines join British Airways, Jet Blue, Hawaiian Airlines, Virgin America and Spirit Airlines as some of the previous airlines to ban the hands-free segway devices. ( Christopher Furlong | Getty Images News ). Advertisement.