3 Conflicting Reports on What’s Next for the Laptop Ban

Any expansion to the ban on laptops and other large electronic devices in airline cabins could be “off the table” for now…or it could be set to expand worldwide. Multiple reports on a Wednesday meeting between U.S. Department of Homeland Security and European Union (EU) officials conflict on what’s next for the controversial policy. Here … Read more3 Conflicting Reports on What’s Next for the Laptop Ban

European Laptop Ban Could Cost Travelers $1.1 Billion

Banning laptops from the cabin of flights from Europe is bound to have immense consequences. Now we have a report that suggests remarkable monetary repercussions. CNN Money cites word out of the International Air Transport Association that any policy banning laptop use inside the cabin of airplanes originating from Europe would cost in upwards of … Read moreEuropean Laptop Ban Could Cost Travelers $1.1 Billion

Report: Laptop Ban on Flights From Europe Could Come in Days or Weeks

Following a meeting between the United States Department of Homeland Security and representatives of the European Union, an expanded laptop ban could be coming “in the next several days or weeks,” according to a senior Trump administration official cited by The New York Times. American and European officials met Wednesday to discuss a potential expansion … Read moreReport: Laptop Ban on Flights From Europe Could Come in Days or Weeks

As U.S., EU to Meet on Laptop Ban, Industry Warns of Broader Impact

As U.S. and European Union (EU) officials prepare to meet to discuss a potential expansion of the laptop ban, travel industry organizations are warning of the potential impact an expansion could have on tourism. ABC News reports that U.S. and EU officials are scheduled to meet in Brussels Wednesday to discuss the reported possibility of … Read moreAs U.S., EU to Meet on Laptop Ban, Industry Warns of Broader Impact

Emirates Adds Electronics Handling Service for US Flights

Starting Saturday, March 25, Dubai-based Emirates airline will introduce a new service which enables passengers to use their laptops and tablet devices until just before they board their flights to the United States. Once the passengers traveling from Dubai to the U.S. reach their gate, they will have to declare and hand over their laptops, … Read moreEmirates Adds Electronics Handling Service for US Flights