Indy airport board bans e-cigarettes

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Indianapolis Airport Authority on Friday amended its smoking policy to prohibit e-cigarettes within the buildings and vehicles owned by the Indianapolis International Airport.

The airport had already banned the use of traditional cigarettes, except in designated outdoor smoking areas. Now, e-cigarettes are included.

Violators will face a $75 fine per offense, including first-time offenders.

The airport authority approved the measure in Friday morning’s meeting. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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