By order of the TSA on flights to the United States: carry-on baggage inspection will increase

Passengers travelling to the United States of America may take electronic devices in their carry-on baggage.

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) ordered more through security inspections to carry-on baggage in waiting rooms and boarding gates.

The measure will enter into force on Wednesday, July 19, and includes the thorough inspection of electronic equipment in waiting rooms and boarding gates.

In line with security regulations that govern aviation activity, compliance of this norms is mandatory. We recommend passengers arrive to the airport with due anticipation to facilitate this process.

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