U.S. to start carry-on electronics ban on flights departing from 8 countries
Monday, 20 March 2017 () Seeking to bolster airline security, the U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight other countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and most other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday.
Marc Garneau says the government is evaluating a U.S. ban on certain electronics on flights from eight countries in the Middle East and Africa. The transport minister says he’s spoken with the U.S. secretary of Homeland Security on the issue.
Last night, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a decision to ban carry-on laptops and tablets on direct flights from eight Muslim-majority... The Verge - TechnologyAlso reported by •Wall Street Journal