Wow, Christa! Great Story, but you need to use your money to take some English classes and then find out how to use a spell-checker. With any money that is left, you could make a donation to this guy's Pan AM project.
To me, it doesn't matter if or how electronic devices impact aircraft systems. The point is Alex B. was not following the rules. If it were you or me, we would be in jail, and not on SNL. There's nothing like being a stupid celebrity!
Since food is no longer served for free on airlines in the U.S., if the fuel has anything to do with food, there will probably be a surcharge associated with it--anything to make an extra buck. No cash either--bring your credit card or your plane won't get the grease to fly! Kaching!!