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I find that it is now more common to find power ports on your plane than to not find power ports. In some instances the ports were added a while ago and aren’t in the easiest of places to find. When I find a plane with “hidden power ports,” I have a unique trick to find the right opening in the outlet.
Hidden Power Ports And How To Find The Plug Opening
How To Find The Plug Opening
Sometimes the ports are way below the seat, others, between the seats way down low under the arm rest. When the plug outlets aren’t easy to locate, it creates this awkward situation where you are putting your head down by your seat mates feet or worse. Have you ever run into this awkward situation? If you do, take this simple step to find the outlet opening.
…Take a picture with your phone. Open the pictures and then blind navigate to find the opening.
Power ports in planes are awesome. They keep the juice flowing to your phone or device so you can stay connected. But they aren’t always easy to find. So next time in this situation, take the simple step above to get the power flowing again.
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