POWER GOES OUT At World’s Busiest Airport- All Flights Grounded in Atlanta – SMOKE in Terminals …Update: Smoke from a Drill?

ALL FLIGHTS GROUNDED IN ATLANTA–
POWER GOES OUT AT WORLD’S BUSIEST AIRPORT

The cause of the outage is still unknown.

The airport posted a number of tweets Sunday afternoon.

The terminals were evacuated.



There are reports of SMOKE IN TERMINALS…

*Alert* Flights, security checkpoints, and plane taxiing delays reported at @ATLairport due to major power outage

Georgia Power is investigating.

UPDATE: Officials shut down the interstate leading to the Atlanta Airport.



UPDATE:
Power company still has no idea how fire started.

UPDATE: Authorities say a routine training exercise near the world’s busiest airport produced a plume of heavy, dark smoke… And shut down the airport for hours!

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