Laptops, Other Electronics Banned from Cabins of Some US-Bound Flights
Monday, 20 March 2017 Passengers flying on about a dozen Middle Eastern and North African airlines will be banned from bringing laptops and other large electronics into the cabin of direct flights to the U.S. The ban was revealed Monday in statements from Royal Jordanian Airlines and the official news agency of Saudi Arabia. It is expected to go into effect Tuesday. Royal Jordanian Airlines said in a tweet that U.S.-bound passengers would be barred from carrying most electronic devices aboard aircraft at...
The U.S. government is barring passengers on all U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle East and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday. Former NTSB chairman Mark Rosenker explains the ban on CBSN.
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