Re: Q: Smoking on flight deck

Date:         04 Aug 97 21:28:53 
From:         -@-.- (Craig Welch)
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Pete Mellor <pm@csr.city.ac.uk> wrote:

>In the course of several visits to flight decks, I have never
>seen any crew-member smoking. I think that, on non-smoking
>flights (all flights by BA, Cathay, Singapore, etc., in fact
>nearly all carriers these days) the ban on smoking extends
>to the flight deck.

Singapore Airlines still has smoking flights, those that originate or
terminate in Japan.

In a dozen or more cockpit visits over the last year, on a number of
Asian carriers, the flight deck crew have been smoking about a third
of the time (on "non-smoking" flights).

Cheers,

 -- Craig

email: craig at pacific dot net dot sg