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Conquering gravity with Saarinen at the TWA Flight Center

Clip: 12/27/2016 | 2m 46s Video has closed captioning.

At TWA, we tried to design a building in which the architecture itself would express the drama and excitement of travel. In a way, this is man's desire to conquer gravity.

Aired: 12/27/16

Rating: NR

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