Aeroflot denies as false the message appears support idea of preparing amendments to the FZ-15 (“anti-Smoking law”), which provides for the return of Smoking rooms in the clean area airports. This reports the press service of the airline.
This information was published in mass media with reference to the Executive Director, all-Russian movement for the rights of smokers and the President of the Russian cigar Union Andrey Loskutov.
“This information is untrue and does not reflect the policy of the largest Russian air carrier. Aeroflot fully supports a ban on Smoking in public places, considers important principles of a healthy lifestyle and takes them into account in all spheres of its activities”, – said the airline.
In 2002, the Smoking ban was introduced on all flights of JSC “Aeroflot”. And in recent years the company’s management has taken a number of measures for the introduction of restrictive measures against Smoking in their facilities. At the same time is the continued work with the staff to promote healthy lifestyle and sports. This is in line with the best international corporate practices create an environment free from nicotine, also noted in the company.
Aeroflot urges media not to spread information, based on unverified information.