Fact or fable: it is dangerous to use a power bank on a plane

Did you ever stop to consider this?

Airports around the world are dealing with a lot of traffic at the moment. Many people are on their way to their holiday destinations and some of these people have to spend a really long time on a plane. While one person reads a book, someone else has downloaded a film on their phone via Netflix to watch during the journey. If you spend a lot of time on your phone, your battery will go down really quickly. Luckily, you were smart enough to bring a power bank with you so you can charge your phone on the go. But, is it really that smart to charge your phone like this?

Is it dangerous to take a portable charger, also called a power bank, with you on a plane? Find out on the next page!