Designated tobacco areas reduced April 1

by 28th Bomb Wing Public Affairs


Designated Tobacco Use Areas on Ellsworth AFB

3/29/2013 – ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. — The number of designated tobacco areas on Ellsworth will be reduced beginning April 1, in keeping with guidelines outlined in Air Force Instruction 40-102, “Tobacco Use in the Air Force.”

Tobacco use includes cigars, cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, stem pipes and smokeless products that are chewed, dipped or sniffed.

The accompanying map identifies all DTAs. For more information about tobacco use on Ellsworth, call Master Sgt. Tonya Joyce, 28th Medical Operations Squadron performance flight chief, at (605) 385-1337. For more information on quitting smoking, or to sign up for the next smoking cessation class, call the Health and Wellness Center at (605) 385-2349.

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