IATA notification concerning Samsung GALAXY note7
15 Sep 2016
Carriage of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is prohibited on MEA flights. The ban applies to devices carried in the cabin, carry-on baggage, checked baggage, or as air cargo.
Passengers who are in possession of a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cannot board the aircraft unless and until the passenger removes the phone from their person as well as carry-on and checked baggage.