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Window Seat 13 Oct 16

THERE are plenty of plane spotters and aviation fanatics - but we suspect even they may struggle to get interested in "a short history of airport moving walkways" - an article published last month by USA Today. Apparently the technology was first introduced by the Otis Elevator Company, which patented the Trav-O-Lator machine in 1955 with a promotional blurb saying "the man whose ancestors trekked West beside a covered wagon doesn't want to haul his luggage from an airport terminal to ...

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