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Laptop Ban

Britain eases ban on laptops, tablets in some flights from Turkey

The Department for Transport said on Friday that the rule no longer applies to flights from Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport.

29 Jul 2017 9:41 AM

After Etihad, Emirates, US exempts Saudi Arabian Airlines from laptop ban

Last month, US officials announced new security requirements for all airlines rather than an expansion of the laptop ban.

18 Jul 2017 12:56 PM

After Gulf airlines, US lifts laptop ban from Qatar Airways

The laptop ban, along with Trump admin’s travel ban on 6 Muslim nations, has hurt Middle Eastern airlines.

06 Jul 2017 1:00 PM

US unveils enhanced airline security plan to avoid laptop ban

US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said that the measures are not the last step to tighten security.

29 Jun 2017 8:25 AM

No laptop ban on flights from Europe this week: US

After meetings with airlines and European officials, the DHS has declined to offer a timetable for making a decision.

31 May 2017 8:35 AM


US plans laptop ban on international flights

Countries affected by that rule are Turkey, Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates and Morocco.

29 May 2017 6:26 AM

US likely to expand airline laptop ban to Europe: government officials

US Department of Homeland Security officials plan to meet airline industry officials today on security issues.

11 May 2017 9:57 AM

IATA questions laptop ban on some flights to US, UK

IATA said the "only way" to stop terrorists was to share intelligence between governments and the aviation industry.

29 Mar 2017 2:20 PM

Laptop ban on flights to UK to be implemented by March 25

The move came hours after the US government warned that extremists plan to target passenger jets with bombs hidden in electronic devices.

23 Mar 2017 10:48 AM