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Saudia sees laptop ban lifted on US flights

Saudia sees laptop ban lifted on US flights

7 days ago Airline News

Saudia Arabian flag-carrier Saudia has said passengers will now be allowed to carry laptops on flights to the US. The news comes after the country’s airports received security clearance from the department of homeland security in the United States.

Etihad Airways passengers allowed laptops on US flights

Etihad Airways passengers allowed laptops on US flights

3 July 2017 Airline News

Passengers on Etihad Airways flights out of Abu Dhabi to the United States will be able to use larger gadgets, such as laptops, during their journey. Regulations requiring passengers to put laptops and other gadgets in baggage in the hold were introduced in March.

Trump travel ban comes partially into force in United States

Trump travel ban comes partially into force in United States

30 June 2017 Tourism News

People from Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen will face tougher US entry criteria as a controversial travel ban comes into force. All refugees will also face tougher restrictions on entering the country as a key plank of president Trump’s agenda comes into force.

Further setback for Trump Muslim-majority travel ban

Further setback for Trump Muslim-majority travel ban

13 June 2017 Tourism News

A US appeals court in San Francisco has upheld a decision blocking a proposed ban on travellers from six Muslim-majority countries entering the United States. The proposed ban was initiated by president Donald Trump in the early days of his administration, but has been dogged by legal problems.