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11 Signs, Announcements, and Disclaimers That Are No Longer Necessary

1. “The Captain has turned off the ‘No Smoking’ sign.” This announcement was heard less frequently beginning in 1988, when smoking was banned on all domestic flights of two hours or less. Ten years later smoking was verboten on all domestic flights, and by 2000 smoking on any U.S. airline was banned by federal law. [...]