Deal Alert: Amazon Slashes Price of Kindle by 15% as Thanks for FAA Gadget Ruling


Amazon has slashed the price of its Kindles by 15% as a thank you to the FAA for its recent decision to allow use of portable electronics on take-off and landing. The deal is for one day only, November 4, 2013, and is valid on the KindleKindle Fire HD 7″, or Kindle Fire HDX 7″.

“We’ve been fighting for our customers on this issue for years, and we are thrilled by the FAA’s recent decision—this is a big win for customers. Delta and JetBlue have already started flights with the new rules—we’re excited to see which airlines are next. To say thank you, for one day only we’re offering 15% off Kindle Fire HD, Kindle Fire HDX 7”, and the $69 Kindle—happy flying!” –Drew Herdener, Vice President, Amazon

To get the deal, customers should enter the promotional code ThnksFAA at checkout. Fitting choice for a promo code.

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