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A UK airport has launched a brand new know-how the place passengers can pack extra liquids of their cabin baggage, it has been reported.

Passengers at Southend Airport will have the ability to pack extra liquids of their cabin baggage due to newly unveiled safety gear.

London Southend Airport has applied a brand new know-how referred to as C3, permitting travellers to pack digital objects like laptops, iPads, and tablets of their baggage.

The airport additionally introduced further safety enhancements, with all passengers now passing by way of safety after a physique scanner verify.

Due to those new installations, holiday-goers can now carry liquid objects as much as two liters of their cabin baggage.

Marc Taylor, performing CEO of London Southend Airport, shared his enthusiasm for the brand new know-how.

He mentioned: “We are dedicated to providing our passengers with the safest and most operationally efficient travel experience.

“We are thrilled to be one of only two major airports in London to have successfully made this transition across our security department.

“The introduction of C3 screening, along with 100 per cent body scanners, marks a significant technological step forward and creates an even easier customer experience through our quick and easy terminal.”

A spokesperson for the Department for Transport mentioned: “The process for the screening of passengers is always being improved.

“The introduction of the new cabin baggage technology will help airports to ensure that these screening processes are as efficient as possible.”

This announcement follows easyJet’s resolution to open a brand new base at London Southend Airport.

Starting in the summertime of 2025, easyJet prospects will have the ability to journey to 6 new vacation locations: Pisa, Gran Canaria, Marrakech, Antalya, Dalaman in Turkey, and Enfidha in Tunisia.

This would be the airline’s tenth base within the UK and can characteristic three 186-seat neo plane.

Flights to the brand new locations might be accessible from May 1, 2025.

According to London Southend Airport, easyjet will function extra UK flights than ever earlier than with 57 million seats and 70 new routes this yr throughout the nation.

As a results of the bottom’s set up, roughly 130 jobs for pilots and crew might be created within the space.