WASHINGTON—Two U.S. senators introduced bipartisan legislation that would prohibit commercial aircraft from having in place cameras and microphones that can monitor passengers, following a report by CNN in March that raised questions about tiny cameras passengers have spotted in certain inflight entertainment (IFE) systems. “Americans have their personal space invaded enough already when they fly,” Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon), who sponsored the legislation alongside Sen. ...


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