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Do I have to put my laptop/e-reader/tablet into my hold luggage on the journey out or just my return flight, or both?

You are free to bring your devices on your flight out to the Middle East and North Africa, it is ONLY on your return flight back to the UK from Egypt;...
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What devices can I carry in my hand luggage?

All mobile/smart phones including: iPhone 7plus and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge; small portable media players (e.g. iPods), Smart/iWatches and small compact...
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What devices must I pack in the hold luggage and check in?

Any larger electronic devices - over 16.0cm in length, 9.3cm wide and 1.5cm deep – including tablets , laptops and e-readers (excluding powerpacks...
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I do not want to pack my valuable devices in my hold luggage – what if they are broken or stolen?

We’re all required to follow these new additional security measures, so if you’ve brought a laptop, tablet or e-reader device on holiday with...
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I’ve heard that there are new security measures. What are they?

The UK Government has announced additional precautionary security measures for passengers on flights originating from a number of countries in the Middle...
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Will I need to check in earlier at my Egyptian destination airport?

If you're travelling back to the UK from an Egyptian airport on a Thomas Cook Airlines’ flight, we encourage you to minimise or even check in...
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Which Middle Eastern countries are affected by the new security precautions?

The countries in North Africa and the Middle East that are affected are Egypt, Kuwait, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Tunisia. ...
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Has the UK FCO advice changed for travel to Egypt?

The FCO advice has not changed. It is the UK Government that has put these extra security precautions in place for those customers travelling from certain...
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I have a connecting flight out of/before landing in UK; can I have my devices with me for part of the journey?

For direct flights into the UK, you will need to pack your devices in to your hold luggage to be checked in.  For other legs of your journey, you...
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