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'Fly the friendly skies... This time for real!' Emirates and Royal Jordanian troll United and its embattled CEO over their passenger PR nightmare

Royal Jordanian posted...'We would like to remind you that drags on our flights are strictly prohibited by passengers and crew,' the graphic read. It then showed a symbol of a no-smoking sign – using double entendre by invoking the word 'drag.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 11, 2017 22:28
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CEI E-Cigarette Lawsuit Takes on Activist Agencies

general counsel Sam Kazman argued in court today against a federal regulation banning use of electronic cigarettes on planes. The lawsuit, filed by CEI and the Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association (CASAA), says the Department of Tran
Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)
added Apr 11, 2017 15:23
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DOCKET for CEI v. DOT, Nov 14, 2016-Apr 10, 2017

11/14/2016 Open Document JOINT APPENDIX [1645941] filed by Competitive Enterprise Institute, Consumer Advocates for Smokefree Alternatives Association and Gordon Cummings. . . . 04/10/2017...ORAL ARGUMENT HELD before Judges Kavanaugh, Ginsburg and Rando
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 10, 2017 21:39
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CEI v DOT: COURTROOM MINUTES OF ORAL ARGUMENT, Apr 10, 2017

BEFORE: Circuit Judge Kavanaugh, and Senior Circuit Judges Ginsburg and Randolph ... PROCLAMATION BEING MADE, the Court opened on April 10, 2017 at 3:11 p.m. The cause was heard as case No. 3 of 3 and argued before the Court by: Sam Kazman, counsel for
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 10, 2017 21:35
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[Australia] When travelling by air was the height of luxury: Throwback photos from the time before cattle class show airline passengers smoking on board, drinking from an open bar and with PLENTY of leg room

Smoking has been banned on flights for almost 30 years, however passengers used to freely light up cigarettes while at 35,000ft. Planes were divided into smoking... 'The whole place reeked of smoke. You'd get off and all your clothes would smell like sm
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 9, 2017 17:50
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DOCKET: Competitive Enterprise Inst., et al v. DOT, et al

03/28/2017 FORM 72 submitted by arguing attorney, Tara S. Morrissey, on behalf of Respondents Elaine L. Chao and DOT ... / 03/29/2017 FORM 72 submitted by arguing attorney, Sam Kazman, on behalf of Petitioners Competitive Enterprise Institute, Cons
US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit
added Mar 31, 2017 23:28
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GUEST EXPERIENCE MANAGEMENT AND PASSENGER AMENITIES SURVEY (PDF)

airports are beginning to phase out unnecessary, under utilized, or redundant amenities and services. The top three rated amenities likely to be eliminated or replaced in the next three to five years are payphones, banking services, and smoking rooms.
Airports Council International - North America
added Mar 29, 2017 19:58
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[UK] Drunk passenger, 46, who lit a fire in the toilet of a Monarch Airbus carrying 200 people sparking an emergency landing is jailed for four years

A female passenger told The Birmingham Mail: 'The plane was unserviceable because a man set fire to onboard toilets deliberately while also smoking and abusing the cabin crew, terrifying crew and passengers.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 10, 2017 23:54
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[Europe] EU sees ‘strategic advantage’ of biofuels in aviation

biotech company SunChem, which has developed a novel tobacco crop called “Solaris” that makes energy out of tobacco. The Solaris crop is cultivated by smallholder farmers and is considered an opportunity to grow sustainable bioenergy resources while simu
EurActiv
added Mar 9, 2017 20:58
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[Mid-east] Oman imposes 100% service charge on tobacco products at airport arrival

Oman has amended its customs provisions to levy 100 per cent service charge on tobacco and alcohol products on sale at duty-free outlets at arrivals. ROP decision 38/2017, issued last month by Lt Gen Hassan bin Mohsen al Shuraiqi, IG of Police and Customs
Zawya.com (ae)
added Mar 7, 2017 14:22
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