UK joins US in banning electronic devices on flights from Middle East countries

Airline passengers travelling to the UK from Middle Eastern countries are to be banned from carrying laptops and other large electronic devices onboard.

Britain has followed the US, who announced a similar measure, to ban laptops, iPads, cameras, and any electronic devices larger than a mobile phone from passengers’ handluggage on board flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries.

It is not yet known which airlines and which countries will be affected by the UK ban.

h/t RM