Moscow. July 6. INTERFAX.RU American authorities have lifted a ban on the transportation of laptops and other electronic devices in the cabin of an air carrier Qatar Airways, transfers on Thursday Agency AP. The airline in exchange for stepped up security measures in order to comply with requirements from Washington.
“Safety has always been our main priority”, – quotes Agency the words of the head of Qatar Airways Akbar al-Baker. What additional measures have been taken, is not specified. Earlier, the United States lifted a similar prohibition also with Turkey and the UAE.
In March, the United States banned the transportation of laptops and other electronic devices on flights of the 10 international airports in eight countries – Egypt, Morocco, Jordan, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar and Turkey.