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Heathrow Airport installs Alain de Botton as writer in residence

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new driverless personal transport pods writer in residence The Faster Times “In the cloudless dawn, a sequence of planes, each visible as a single diamond, had lined up at different heights, like pupils in a school photo, on their final approach to the north runway. Their wings unfolded themselves into elaborate and unlikely arrangements of irregularly sized steel gray panels. Having avoided the earth for so long, wheels that had last touched the ground in San Francisco or Mumbai hesitated and slowed almost to a standstill as they arched and prepared to greet the rubber-stained English tarmac with a burst of smoke that made manifest their planes’ speed and weight.” status stories A Week at the Airport free love Hotel offers ‘reader in residence’ Airline alliance offers free audiobook downloads at airports Personalized inflight mags at Heathrow’s Terminal 1


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