Ever fly in or out of Israel? They know security and it doesn't involve banning laptops.
From my brief research, I think there is more to this situation than we know of.
One word: sequester
@mark lincoln. You really need to back off the anti f-35 bandwagon. It really is overkill to see the same negative comments at or near the top of each AW article mentioning the F-35. It's gotten...
I'm not a big Govn't guy, but it seems we do get something for our dollars here.