What do I put in the bins?

If you want to breeze through security, here are the steps to follow:


a black carry-on and several graphics symbolizing small items: keys, watch, cellphone and currency symbols

1. Place coins, keys and small metal items in your carry-on.

If your cell phone isn't being used as your boarding pass, put it in your carry-on bag.

1L resealable, transparent bag with liquid and gel small containers inside

2. Place liquids, aerosols and gels in a clear, 1 L resealable bag.

One bag per passenger to be placed in the bin.

placing a laptop in a bin

3. Unpack your laptop computer and place it in the bin.

Place the laptop width-wise in the bin with nothing on top of it.

bin containing a laptop, one LAG bag and outerwear  beside a small bag

4. Remove outerwear, including bulky and winter coats and place them in the bin.

Pack your bins neatly. This helps the screening officer see the X-ray image more clearly.