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China to bar people with bad 'social credit' from planes, trains

People who would be put on the restricted lists included those found to have committed acts like spreading false information about terrorism and causing trouble on flights, as well as those who used expired tickets or smoked on trains
Reuters
added Mar 17, 2018 14:52
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[Colorado] Denver International stubs out last smoking lounge

Denver has joined more than 600 other airports US-wide as a smoke-free facility after announcing The Smokin’ Bear Lodge Smoking Lounge had come to the end of its lease.
International Airport Review (uk)
added Mar 6, 2018 18:27
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[Colorado] DIA officially becomes a smoke-free airport as it bids farewell to last smoking lounge

The Smokin’ Bear Lodge Smoking Lounge, located on Concourse C, will close its doors for the last time at 9 p.m., a move that’s being celebrated by the Colorado Tobacco Free Alliance. “The closure of this last DIA smoking lounge marks the successful concl
KMGH ABC Denver's 7
added Mar 5, 2018 15:03
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[Indonesia] Where there's smoke there's no flyer! Passenger is booted off a flight for lighting up a cigarette close to the plane engine while it was refuelling

This is the moment a man was hauled from his seat and booted off a flight for smoking a cigarette close to the plane engine while it was refueling. Security staff stormed aboard the Citilink flight seconds before takeoff yesterday evening at around 9.30p
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 1, 2018 23:33
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Why smoking on flights is banned

A sad reminder came from Varig Flight 820, which made an emergency landing in France in 1973 as a result of smoke inside the cabin, triggered by a fire in one of the lavatories. It resulted in 123 deaths, with only 11 survivors. The suspected cause was a
Jakarta Post (id)
added Feb 28, 2018 17:14
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Citilink passenger removed from flight for smoking

A passenger was removed from a Citilink flight on Sunday for smoking while boarding the aircraft as it was refueling, the budget carrier stated...The Citilink crew were alarmed upon seeing the passenger, who continued smoking while climbing the aircraft
Jakarta Post (id)
added Feb 28, 2018 17:14
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[Arizona] The 747 Had a Great Run. But Farewell Doesn’t Mean the End.

The desert climate makes county-owned Pinal Airpark, between Phoenix and Tucson, an ideal place to store airplanes long term, and about 120 aircraft are here...whole seating sections are preserved — filled ashtrays (dating back to at least 2000, when the
New York Times
added Jan 20, 2018 15:57
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Drunk pianist who downed pints of Guinness before abusing staff who accused him of smoking on an easyJet flight as he travelled to play at a wedding is fined £200

An Irish pianist who downed Guinness, smoked on board an easyJet flight and told police he was 'f**king sorry' for swearing has been fined £200 for his behaviour. Lee McVicker, 23, caused chaos on an easyJet flight to Manchester from Belfast on Sunday a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 24, 2017 17:56
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Be careful of lithium ion batteries, Europe warns Christmas air travellers

EASA also said that if devices cannot be carried in the cabin, such as when passengers have to put carry-on bags in the hold due to a lack of space in the cabin, airlines should remember to ask passengers to remove any spare batteries or e-cigarettes.
Reuters
added Dec 21, 2017 06:18
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They made her put out her cigarette. She then threatened to kill everyone on the plane.

“I swear, if you don’t . . . land,” the woman says, as a flight attendant blocks her from the aisle, “I will f—ing kill everybody on this f—ing plane!” “You will not,” the attendant says. “You will not.” “I will!”
Washington Post
added Dec 15, 2017 03:07
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