WASHINGTON: US Aviation Security Officials steppe back Imposing a ban from the laptop has flights coming from Europe, Which Had Been we have proposed to guard against possible bomb-laden electronics from the Islamic State (IS) group.
But the Department of Homeland Security said a ban, already in place for US-bound flights from the Middle East, could still be implemented if the threat level for Europe worsens.
In a phone discussion with European Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris AVRAMOPOULOS and Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc, DHS Secretary John Kelly, “made it clear” a ban of passengers carrying a tablet and computer-sized electronics on board flights to the United States “is still on the table “DHS said in a statement.
“Secretary Kelly affirmed he will Implement any and all NECESSARY Measures to Secure Commercial aircraft flying to the United States – Prohibition Including large electronic devices from the passenger cabin – if the Intelligence and Threat Level warrant it.”
Trump Administration Announced a ban is a carry in a laptop and other electronics cellphone larger than the direct flights to the United States from 10 airports in Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa.