New security measures including stricter passenger screening take effect on Thursday on all US-bound flights to comply with government requirements designed to avoid an in-cabin ban on laptops, airlines said. Airlines contacted by Reuters said the new measures could include short security interviews with passengers at check-in or the boarding gate, sparking concerns over flight delays and extended processing time. They will affect 325,000 airline passengers on about 2,000 commercial flights arriving daily in the United States, on 180 airlines from 280 airports in 105 ...
Airlines get ready for new US security rules that take effect tomorrow
They will affect 325,000 airline passengers on about 2,000 commercial flights
Reuters Last Updated at October 25, 2017 23:15 IST