Strict security rules which prevented British airline passengers from carrying sharp items after 9/11 are to be relaxed.
The new security guidelines will also allow passengers to eat with metal cutlery once again.
Ministers feel that some sharp household objects will no longer pose a threat on flights if they fall into the hands of a hijacker.
They claim that sealed cockpits, closed circuit television and sky marshals have removed the need for prohibition.
Full story Here:
[Edited 2005-04-04 04:04:15]