Putting an End to the Heathrow Hassle

At a cost of 4.3bn, Heathrow Terminal 5 is ready for solely British Airways passengers on 27th March 2008 after a 6 year construction project that has seen the British public deeply divided over the role of commercial aviation.
Richard Baker For TIME

Letting in the Light
Steel supporting struts and a glass façade in the departures area create a unique experience for travelers.

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