January 22, 2014 (SA) FAA Issues Alert on E-Cigarettes

The FAA has issued an alert for passengers who travel with e-cigarettes. There have been several incidents recently involving e-cigarettes in checked baggage that have over heated and caused a fire on the aircraft. These devices can over heat when heating element is accidently activated or left on. It is now recommended that e-cigarettes not be permitted in checked baggage and should only be carried in the cabin of the aircraft.

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