UK government intends to ease the present single cabin bag restriction from next year. Under the plan, airports will be able to seek permission from the Dept. for Transport beginning Jan. 7 to allow passengers to take more than one item of hand luggage onboard. Airports must prove they can maintain existing security levels. The UK is the only EU country to limit hand luggage to one item. The restriction was introduced in August last year after UK police foiled an alleged plot to use liquid ...

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