June Apple recalled the 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina Display, which was sold between September 2015 and February 2017, sold between September 2015 and February 2017. The FAA soon reminded the airline not to carry a laptop with a battery defect. Inflight. However, some airlines forbid Apple laptops with or without a battery. reported by Bloomberg . Virgin Australia doesn't get a chance. Each MacBook is prohibited from carrying. As checked baggage. The Company makes no distinction in appearance, screen size or production year in the notice on the “Dangerous Goods” page. All "Apple MacBooks" can be loaded on board an aircraft . On luggage.
This can be extremely extreme since most Apple laptops have not been recalled. But this policy sounds like you can only use your laptop once during flight.
But when flying Qantas Airways, the last part of the 15-inch MacBook Pro may not be true. Not only does the airline ban all 15-inch MacBook Pros as checked baggage, it can't be used during flights.
"All 15-inch Apple MacBook Pros must be carried as carry-on baggage until further notice. Qantas spokesman to ZDNet.
Quantas has recalled batteries for 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro It may not be easy to know whether or not you need to look up the serial number online.Since 2016, except for the MacBook Pro and the Touch Bar, there are some visual features that make it easy to visually distinguish and there was no battery recall. 19659008] If you're using an affected 15-inch MacBook Pro, Apple says it's going to replace the battery for free, but you have to send your laptop to an Apple repair center, where you can see if you can replace your device.