Articles tagged “Electronics Ban”

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Laptop Ban May Not Be Expanded, Homeland Security Boss Hints

Is it necessary for the DHS Secretary to deliberate so much in public? He seems to change his statements week by week. Enough, already.

Laptop Ban May Not Be Expanded, Homeland Security Boss Hints

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Lufthansa Group CEO: Electronics Ban Would Be a ‘Mess’

If some form of a global electronics ban in airliner cabins is enacted, expect delays and disruptions as airports and airlines struggle to adapt.

Lufthansa Group CEO: Electronics Ban Would Be a ‘Mess’

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Laptop Ban on European Flights Might Not Happen, Report Says

It's starting to look like an electronics ban on flights from Europe to the United States may not be imminent. But no one outside of government knows for sure — not even airlines.

Laptop Ban on European Flights Might Not Happen, Report Says

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Laptop Ban Unlikely on Flights Leaving U.S. Airports, Government Says

It's not clear why laptops would be safe on flights leaving the United States, but unsafe on flights departing Europe. Are U.S. security measures that much more effective than European ones?

Laptop Ban Unlikely on Flights Leaving U.S. Airports, Government Says

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Laptop Ban’s Timing is Uncertain as EU Authorities Push Back

Good for the EU for pushing back. A laptop ban may ultimately be the best decision for security, but it makes sense to consider other options first.

Laptop Ban’s Timing is Uncertain as EU Authorities Push Back

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Laptop Ban Expansion Should Not Be Rushed, EU Officials Say

Security is an important issue, but undoubtedly airlines and many travelers are hoping the EU's lobbying stops the United States from unilaterally implementing an electronics ban. A ban would make it much harder for passengers to fly between the U.S. and EU.

Laptop Ban Expansion Should Not Be Rushed, EU Officials Say

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European Airlines Are Getting Ready for the U.S. Laptop Ban

Once the electronics ban is formalized for Europe, expect the U.S. to also ban laptops and tablets on domestic flights.

European Airlines Are Getting Ready for the U.S. Laptop Ban

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Laptop Ban Disparity Has UN Agency Seeking Global Guidelines

The disparity among how countries restricting electronics has baffled some experts. As the U.S. considers an expansion of the security measure, we hope an agency like the U.N. coordinates a global approach that's evidence-based.

Laptop Ban Disparity Has UN Agency Seeking Global Guidelines

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U.S. May Ban Laptops on All Flights From Europe, Report Says

A wider electronics ban could seriously impact European visitation to the U.S. this summer.

U.S. May Ban Laptops on All Flights From Europe, Report Says

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U.S. May Expand Airline Electronics Restriction Beyond Middle East

If implemented, this will be a disaster for airlines and their customers. It's one thing to have a ban on relatively few flights from the Middle East. But an expanded ban would be a much bigger deal. It's possible a sizable number of customers could skip travel rather than deal with a ban.

U.S. May Expand Airline Electronics Restriction Beyond Middle East