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[Asia, China] BLOG / ERNEST KAO: Plane will not wait for you to buy cigarettes, says flight attendant to policewoman

So sensitive is the issue of power abuse these days that rumours of a Hong Kong flight attendant rejecting demands from a uniformed military police officer became an instant hit on weibo. The officer wanted to delay take-off so she could go out and buy ci
South China Morning Post
added May 8, 2013 07:09
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[Asia, Thailand] Call for total smoking ban at all airports

A health advocate called for a total ban on smoking at major airports nationwide yesterday after many areas of passenger terminals were found to have "second-hand" smoke levels two times higher than World Health Organisation (WHO) standards over 24 hours
The Nation (th)
added May 8, 2013 01:43
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Fines for smoking on Russian airlines may rise to $1600

Fines for smoking on board a plane may rise to 50,000 rubles ($1,625) according to a bill submitted to the State Duma by a group of lawmakers representing all parties. The sponsors of the bill propose amending the Administrative Offenses Code and introdu
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:30
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[UK] Ryanair air hostesses who tried to smuggle almost 14,000 duty free cigarettes into Britain escape jail

An air hostess whose career crash landed after being unmasked as a cigarette smuggler wept as she walked free from court today. Former Ryanair stewardess Gemma Phillips, 26, started the racket with cabin crew colleague Adam McEvatt so they could sell t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 17, 2012 17:15
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[Bangladesh, Turkey] LETTER: Clampdown on smoking

I have come to realise that smoking is more a demand of the mind than the body and giving it up does not involve phasing out the habit by chewing nicotine gums or using body patches, but quitting it once and for all.
Financial Express (bd)
added Jun 10, 2012 21:37
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[Florida] Appeals court: New trial for flight attendant against big tobacco

AP - Associated Press
added Oct 27, 2004 00:00
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Traveling With Your E-Cigarettes [INFOGRAPHIC]

Disconnect batteries to your mod and make sure that they are fully charged as this may be required at security. Check with your airlines first prior to your travel date if bringing an e-cigarette is allowed on the plane to avoid confusion and hassle late
ValueWalk
added Dec 4, 2017 15:56
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The Real Reason Airplanes Still Have Ashtrays

So there you have it, ashtrays on planes are not relics. Neither are they an invitation to smoke; they are basically there because the FAA does not trust you not to.
TIME Magazine
added Sep 20, 2017 03:38
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[UK] Stansted airport is evacuated after a passenger using an e-cigarette in a toilet set off a fire alarm

Stansted Airport was evacuated today after a passenger started smoking an e-cigarette in a toilet and set off the fire alarm. Thousands caught up in the chaos described mayhem when the entire departures hall at the Essex airport was shut down this morni
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 18, 2017 01:04
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[California] FBI: Drunken passenger bites flight attendant’s ear on way to SFO

The U.S. Attorney’s Office charged Snow on Thursday with one count of “interference with flight crew members and attendants,” punishable by up to 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Snow was in custody when he made his first court appearance before
East Bay (CA) Times
added Dec 26, 2016 16:13
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