The responsible ministries of the interior have announced that passengers must take valid identity documents with them when entering France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Spot checks will also take place for flights arriving from Schengen countries. Non-compliance can result in a fine and an entry ban for these countries. This regulation will initially be valid until mid-December.
In addition it has been abolished for young persons aged 12 to 15 years when travelling in economy class, on all flights departing UK airports on or after 1st March 2016.
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This regulation also applies to overflights of US territory, i.e. flights from/to, for example, Canada, Mexico and other Central-American countries, which are scheduled to fly into US airspace.
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