Trump may expand laptop ban to include Europe – Business Insider

Posted: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A British Airways Airbus A380. Flickr/airwolfhound The Trump administration is reportedly considering an expansion of its large-electronics ban to include flights originating from Europe. According to The Guardian’s Chris Johnston, officials within the British government say their US counterparts are mulling over the possibility of expanding the prohibition of any electronics devices larger than a cellphone from being transported within the cabin of direct flights to the US from Europe….

US considers cabin laptop ban on flights from UK airports – The Guardian

Posted: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The Trump administration is considering barring passengers flying to the US from UK airports from taking laptops into the cabins, sources have told the Guardian. The proposed ban would be similar to one already imposed on travellers from several Middle Eastern countries. British officials understand that their US counterparts are looking at extending the ban – which prevents any electronic devices larger than a smartphone being taken as carry-on luggage…