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[Illinois] NOEL: Have smokes, will travel

how difficult traveling must be for cigarette smokers. That's not to say it shouldn't be difficult; secondhand smoke is unpleasant and dangerous. But it does mean one-fifth of the population struggles to satisfy a legal addiction while traveling. Robert
Chicago Tribune
added Jul 17, 2013 01:21

[Australia] Special zone to move smokers away from travellers

A DESIGNATED smoking shelter will be built at Melbourne Airport so travellers do not have to walk through cigarette fumes to get in and out of terminals.
News Interactive Network/News Limited/ (au)
added Dec 21, 2012 12:24


Holding e-cigarette manufacturers accountable for dangerous design flaws can be tricky. Many manufacturers are overseas, so waging a successful e-cigarette lawsuit against them can be difficult – but not impossible. A consultation with a knowledgeable e-
Top Class Actions
added Feb 20, 2017 18:39

Feds Ban E-Cigarettes in Checked Airline Bags, Citing Fire Threat

A new federal rule forbids airline passengers from packing electronic cigarettes or other battery-operated electronic smoking devices in their checked bags to protect against in-flight fires. The rule still allows e-cigarettes in carry-on bags, but passe
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 26, 2015 18:54

[Colorado] United flight to Boston returns to DIA because of smoking passenger

About 30 minutes after taking off Friday, a United Airlines flight bound for Boston returned to Denver International Airport because a passenger smoking on board refused to snuff it out, officials said.
Denver (CO) Post
added Jun 28, 2015 11:01

A review of smoking policies in airports around the world [FREE FULL TEXT]

existing information on smoke-free legislation lacks consistent terminology and definitions, which are needed to inform future tobacco control policy within airports and in the law.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2014 10:28

[Pennsylvania] Cigarette in restroom at Pittsburgh International starts fire, clears concourse

A smoldering cigarette caught paper towels and other debris on fire in a men’s restroom at Pittsburgh International Airport on Thursday morning, prompting authorities to evacuate a concourse and move three airlines’ planes to other gates. What remains a
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Dec 6, 2012 14:27

[Northern Marianas Islands] Customs hits undeclared cigarettes

Division of Customs Services director Joe Mafnas said dozens of “undeclared” cigarette cartons were recently intercepted, including those from an airline employee. “That was a big hit,” Mafnas told Saipan Tribune, referring to a Customs employee’s decisi
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Dec 25, 2013 22:22

[Russia] Moscow Region Prosecutors Seek Airport Smoking Areas Closure

A court in Moscow region will next week being hearing a lawsuit filed by transportation authorities seeking the closure of smoking rooms in one of the country's major airports, officials said Friday. A Khimki city court official said prosecutors decided
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Oct 25, 2013 13:22

[Vietnam] This is a non-smoking flight, but...

In-flight violations are not rare in Vietnam, especially with Vietnamese passengers, who often cite unimaginable reasons after being caught in the act.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Sep 28, 2013 06:58
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