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UK officials follow US counterparts by banning electronics that have no charge from boarding flights

UK officials follow US counterparts by banning electronics that have no charge from boarding flights

John Callaham 119

The UK government's Department of Transport has now joined with the U.S. in requiring that passengers on some international flights coming in and out of the country must show that their electronic devices can be powered up, in an effort to improve security. The new notice from the department stated: In line with the US advice, passengers on some routes into and out of the UK may...

TSA will check to see if your device turns on for international, U.S.-bound flights

TSA will check to see if your device turns on for international, U.S.-bound flights

Chuong H Nguyen 245

As part of new security protocol at foreign airports, the United States Transportation Security Administration will require cell phones and select electronic devices to be fully charged with the ability to be powered on when going through security screening. The TSA says that devices that won't power on will not be allowed on flights headed to the U.S. The increased security measure...