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All you need to know about the gadget ban on flights

All you need to know about the gadget ban on flights

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Preparing for a flight has always been a key part of any holiday or business trip abroad but more so in recent years with strict restrictions on items that can be carried in hand luggage. Passengers have become used to disposing of drinks before arriving in the airport terminal (or surreptitiously tipping them into pot plants should they forget) and splitting essential liquids, such as shampoo, into tiny bottles just to bypass the beady eyes of airport security. Now, however, a whole new raft of restrictions affecting some flights to the UK have been introduced – and to avoid embarrassment (and potentially having your electronics confiscated), it’s well-worth familiarizing yourself with the rules before departing for the airport. So what is the ’gadget ban’? Introduced in March 20