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Cabin baggage ban?

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Cabin baggage ban?

Just caught breaking news on the Beeb , tablets,dvd players and big phones will have to be packed in hold luggage for return flights from Egypt /turkey and a few others.

Am I reading this right ?

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1. Re: Cabin baggage ban?

And airlines have 96 hours to start implementing the new rules.

It's ok for outward journey but anything over 16cm long X 9-3cm wide X 1-5cm deep has to go in hold on return flight

London, United...
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2. Re: Cabin baggage ban?

Wow...So no more entertaining movies for me 😣

Hurghada, Egypt
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3. Re: Cabin baggage ban?

Yes you are.

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Botheration, not only no iPad but have just measured the Paperwhite kindle ,it's over 17cm long x nearly 13cm wide. Grrrrrrrrr

Birmingham UK
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Will miss my kindle paper white! Guess I will need a paperback for the return journey!

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so going out we are ok. its only the return trip we need to pack it up? won't be a problem our return flight is at night. might be a problem for everyone else when i start snoring but hey.. :) im sure the wife will elbow me.

London
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Clint, remember I said you can't beat a good old newspaper? Now it seems you can't lol.

London, United...
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Diake hope your not on same flight as me....

London, United...
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9. Re: Cabin baggage ban?

SS you can't beat old school information...😉

LIVERPOOL
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10. Re: Cabin baggage ban?

Only Cairo airport is affected not Hurghada airport

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