Last month, US officials announced new security requirements for all airlines rather than an expansion of the laptop ban.
Though the US president believes that doing this would increase efficiency and bring down costs, the plan invited much criticism.
DHS spokesman David Lapan declined to offer guidance on when a decision on an expansion would be made, but hinted that the restrictions would be expanded.
US President Donald Trump accused former president Barack Obama of wiretapping in a series of early morning tweets just weeks into his administration and amid rising scrutiny of his campaign’s ties to Russia.
Amid fresh concerns about conflict of interest, Mike Pence said that President-elect Donald Trump will ensure “proper separation” between his business and presidency.