12/29/2015 04:50 EST | Updated 12/29/2015 04:59 EST

Russell Crowe Unhappy With Virgin Australia's Hoverboard Ban

Russell Crowe has slammed Virgin Australia after his children were told they could not check their hoverboards on to the aircraft.

Watch the video above to see Virgin Australia’s response and to find out why hoverboards are not permitted on the plane.

Virgin Australia isn't the only airline to ban the scooters. According to CBC, Air Canada, WestJet and three big U.S. airlines have also banned all hoverboards from both carry-on and checked luggage for safety reasons.

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