Jersey airport has introduced a new layout in its departures section. The once-spacious check-in lounge has been cut in half to allow for an enlarged duty-free shopping area. Passengers will now have to go through security immediately after checking in instead of waiting in a large holding area for flights to be called.

The change has been made to encourage passengers to spend more time in the duty-free shopping area, in order to increase airport sales. The new system, which has cost