Ban is dropped

African Independent - - NEWS -

CAIRO: A three-month-old ban on tak­ing elec­tronic de­vices such as lap­tops into air­craft cab­ins on flights from Egypt to the US over fears bombs could be hid­den in them was lifted on Wed­nes­day, Egyp­tAir chair­per­son Safwat Musal­lam said. Egyp­tian Civil Avi­a­tion Min­is­ter Sherif Fathy said it was lifted af­ter close co-op­er­a­tion be­tween Cairo air­port and Egyp­tAir put US au­thor­i­ties at ease. – Reuters

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