CONVENIENT. Vigipirate reinforced in airports


The French authorities have recovered the Vigipirate to enhanced red level.

January 15, 2013 , in view of the situation in Mali, the government intensified security checks in busy places to prevent possible terrorist act. The level reinforced red implies search of hand luggage of a passenger on two , which is not without consequences on the flow of traffic at airports: for flights to the United States or Israel, travelers are advised to arrive three hours before takeoff . For other destinations, passengers should arrive with 15 to 20 minutes ahead over the recording time indicated on their ticket. The plan also includes strengthening the military presence at airports and should be applied so long as the deployment of French troops in Mali.