Emirates has announced tighter regulations on certain carry-on items to selected destinations.
The new regulations primarily affect passengers flying to the United States, Australia and New Zealand.
The new rules mean passengers may have to surrender ‘powder-like substances’, subject to security screenings.
Travel Advisory: New rules are in effect for carry-on bags for those flying from or via Australia and New Zealand or from, via or to the USA. As of 30 June, powders 350 ml and over are subject to additional screening. Full information at https://t.co/1kGDLtlzbD
— Emirates Airline (@emirates) July 1, 2018
The new regulations come from new security guidelines in the three countries
Emirates is working to comply with the US Transport Security Administration (TSA), the Australian Government’s Department of Home Affairs and the Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand.
You can read the full statement here.