March 4, 2016: (FR) Smoking of Electronic Cigarettes On Commercial Aircraft

The Department of Transportation has extended its final rule on the smoking ban on passenger aircraft to include charter flights where a flight attendant is a required crewmember. The ban will also include the use of electronic cigarettes on any flight that also prohibits smoking. This final rule will become effective on April 4, 2016.

Docket No. DOT–OST–2011–0044