• Middle East Airlines Hit By Secretive US Ban On Passengers' Electronic Devices

    3 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Middle East airlines are facing another threat to their long-haul operations, with news that US authorities have barred the airlines from 12 or more countries from allowing passengers on board with any electronic device larger than a cell phone.
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  • Electronics Banned From Some US-Bound Flights

    3 monthes ago - By PCMag

    The ban, announced by Royal Jordanian Airlines, applies to any electronic devices other than cell phones and medical devices. DHS is not commenting.
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  • Homeland Security to ban most electronics from some US-bound flights

    3 monthes ago - By ZDnet

    Homeland Security isn't saying what the reason for the impending ban is, but that a change to the rules have been considered for several weeks.
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  • Some electronics to be banned on some US-bound flights

    3 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    The U.S. government is barring passengers on Royal Jordanian Airlines flights from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and other electronics in carry-on luggage on certain U.S.-bound flights starting Tuesday, the airline said in a tweet Monday.
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  • US authorities ban electronics larger than a phone from flights from 13 countries

    US authorities ban electronics larger than a phone from flights from 13 countries

    3 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    According to numerous reports, US authorities today alerted a number of Middle Eastern and African airlines that starting soon, their passengers will have to check any electronic items larger than a cell phone. That means passengers on these flights will have to put their laptops, tablets, Kindles and portable game consoles into their checked baggage for the foreseeable future. There is still...
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  • US temporarily bans most electronics on Middle Eastern airlines

    US temporarily bans most electronics on Middle Eastern airlines

    3 monthes ago - By Engadget

    The US just made traveling to certain parts of the world considerably more complicated, at least if you're a technology fan. Middle Eastern and African airlines say the US has asked them to institute a 96-hour b...
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  • Personal electronics banned on flights to the US from 13 countries

    Personal electronics banned on flights to the US from 13 countries

    3 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    All personal electronics, apart from cellphones, have been banned on flights to the US from 13 countries. Royal Jordanian Airlines, the national airline of Jordan, confirmed the news in an advisory posting on Twitter today. TSA confirmed Royal Jordanian's initial statement, but referred any further comment to the Department of Homeland Security. DHS would not comment, provide details or reasons when asked for comment by BGR .
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  • A major Middle Eastern airline just banned the use of electronics after the US voiced security ‘concerns'

    A major Middle Eastern airline just banned the use of electronics after the US voiced security ‘concerns'

    3 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Royal Jordanian airlines banned the use of electronics on flights servicing the US after government officials here expressed concerns. Details are scant, but CNNis reporting that other carriers based on the Middle East and Africa may be affected as well.
    The news broke when Royal Jordanian, a state-owned airline that operates around 500 flights a week, posted this cryptic notice on its Twitter feed.
    Attention all passengers pic.twitter.com/VjN58EbJkJ - Royal Jordanian March 20, 2017
    The ban, which includes laptops, tablets, and video games, but does not include smartphones or medical...
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