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Heathrow

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Samsung rebrands Heathrow Airport terminal to tout Galaxy S5

A two-week ad campaign will change the name seen in the signage at the London airport's Terminal 5 to push the S5 to travelers.

By May 16, 2014

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U.K. investigators focus on transmitter in Heathrow 787 fire

Though the Boeing 787's lithium-ion batteries have been the cause of previous fires on the aircraft, they do not appear to have been the cause of last week's blaze.

By July 16, 2013

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787 Dreamliner catches fire at London's Heathrow Airport

Heathrow Airport is temporarily shut down as emergency crew respond to a fire involving a Boeing 787 Dreamliner owned by Ethiopian Airlines.

By July 12, 2013

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Driverless cars shuttle Heathrow passengers

Autonomous cars aren't the future--they're already in use. London's Heathrow Airport swapped 2 diesel buses for 22 electric pods that shuttle passengers from a terminal to the parking lot without the aid of a driver.

By August 5, 2011

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Laser-guided pods at Heathrow Airport

ULTra, or Urban Light Transport, is a self-driving, electric-powered pod manufactured by ULTra PRT and is being used in London's Heathrow airport to transport passengers to and from the business parking lots.

19 Images By August 8, 2011

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Heathrow Airport's autonomous cars (photos)

A closer look at the driverless electric cars shuttling passengers at Heathrow Airport.

7 Images By August 5, 2011

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Are writers selling out to marketers? Alain de Botton's "Heathrow Diary"

For one week, Swiss author Alain de Botton was living the life I've always wanted to live.

By September 27, 2009

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EE 4G lands in UK airports as two million customers sign up

EE more than doubled its 4G customers at the end of last year, and is reaching even more people including travellers at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.

By February 20, 2014

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Pilot claims he saw UFO about to hit plane, so he ducked

The pilot of an Airbus A320 in the skies around Heathrow Airport is suddenly startled by what he calls a cigar-shaped object flying toward his plane. He takes evasive action. Of a sort.

By January 6, 2014

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Brits use radar to keep runways free of debris

Heathrow International uses radar for runway safety.

By June 30, 2008