IATA said the US and UK governments should “urgently find alternatives” to the carry-on electronics bans announced by both countries last week. Speaking March 28 at the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations, IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac said “there was no consultation [with airlines] and little coordination by governments” before the two bans went into effect. The US emergency directive bans electronic devices larger than a mobile phone from the ...

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