The electronics ban would likely restrict larger devices in the cabin (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Alex Navitsky)

Department of Homeland Security Brushes off Reports Regarding Electronics Ban Expansion

On Thursday, The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) disputed reports of a new electronics ban that was said to be put into place on U.S.-bound flights from European nations this week. In a statement, a DHS spokesperson added that no decisions have been made while also noting that the restrictions are under consideration. "No decisions have been made on expanding the restriction on large electronic devices in aircraft cabins; however, it is under consideration." "DHS continues to evaluate the threat…