'Today in St. Louis' team shows what in flight calls would feel like

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ST. LOUIS - On Wednesday, the FCC is scheduled to take the first step towards allowing air passengers access to their smartphones during flights. The agency says there really is no technical reason to not allow phone calls during flights.

Many are praising this decision.

Still others say it would make flying miserable.

The 'Today in St. Louis' anchor team performed an impromptu demonstration Wednesday morning explaining why this might not be a positive development for the frequent flyer.

Watch the video player above to see for yourself.

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