The FAA May Soon Allow Electronic Device Use During TakeoffJamie Condliffe3/19/12 7:00amEditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink Everybody hates having to stop reading ebooks, listening to music and playing Angry Birds during take-off. But it's not a fact of life; the FAA is rethinking its policy on using electronic devices during takeoff and landing. About. Bloody. Time.