An electronic cigarette, e-cigarette or vaporizer cigarette, is a battery-powered device that provides inhaled doses of nicotine or non-nicotine vaporized solution. It is an alternative to smoked tobacco products, and is being used since several years ago to help to smoke quitters . According to a letter of Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood , the use on airplanes is now prohibited and the Department of Transportation is about to issue an official ban this coming spring. But controversy arises because of different types of e-cigs, not every affecting to second hand smokers.


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**  Reasons for banning e-cigs on planes by Carol Estabrook (
**  Electronic -cigarette /Wikipedia