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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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[California] VIDEO: Anxious flyer caught smoking threatens to 'kill everybody' on Sacramento flight, video shows

In a jailhouse interview with CBS13, Curbelo said she began smoking aboard the plane to counter anxiety, though she declined to elaborate on what was making her anxious. The average flight time from Portland International Airport to Sacramento Internati
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 15, 2017 03:05
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Disturbing moment a woman threatens to kill everyone on her flight after she was caught smoking on the plane

She yells: 'I will kill everybody on this f****** plane! I will kill everybody on this f****** plane! I will!'... According to KOIN6, the woman had been caught smoking a cigarette and tampering with the smoke detector in the aircraft's bathroom.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 12, 2017 01:08
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It May Be Dangerous To Inhale At The Busiest Airports

Some of the airports have ventilated rooms or booths for smokers, or allow smoking in restaurants, bars or airline clubs. But all designated areas or smoking rooms "can cause involuntary secondhand smoke exposure among nonsmoking travelers and airport em
Forbes
added Dec 7, 2017 21:46
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