With the security at airports worldwide heightened, new restrictions are in effect that limit what you can carry onboard a plane.
Many of you, our customers, are travellers who carry laptops, cell phones, and other electronics with you in your carry-on Tom Bihn bags. Below are a few articles we’ve found that help explain what you can and can’t carry onto a plane right now, and what to do if you can’t take your laptop with you on your flight.
While it focuses on carry-on restrictions in the U.K., this article (Laptops Banned from Hand Luggage (IDG News Service)
offers good common sense advice on laptop security when travelling. The best advice? If you can’t carry it onboard with you, leave your laptop at home.
Can you bring your laptop with you in your carry-on luggage on a U.S. domestic flight? Right now, yes. For more on U.S. restrictions, read Questions and Answers on travel restriction from WSLS Newchannel 10.
No one knows how long these new security restrictions will be in effect. We will continue to post useful articles for travellers as we find them.