Emirates airline has said will ban smoking on all its flights starting August 1.
The decision had been taken in response to customer requests and in-flight surveys, chairman Shaikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum said.
At present, Emirates offers smoking seats on most flights but has introduced non-smoking flights on some sectors in response to passenger demand.
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