Flights hit by power cut at Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport said on its social media pages: "We're now experiencing a power outage".

Edinburgh Airport officials say they are continuing to work hard to fix the issue.

The power cut has affected the terminal building and the main hall was plunged into darkness with only emergency lighting available for nearly an hour.

Samantha said: "Massive power cut...whole airport at a standstill and no communication with regards to what is happening".

It said engineers are working on the problem and it is urging passengers to come to the airport as usual. According to the Scotsman, bus services are unable to access the airport and the toilets are out of action "for safety reasons".

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In its latest tweet, Edinburgh Airport said the power was now returning to the terminal.

'We have thanked the passengers for their patience and we are now dealing with the backlog of delays to the flights.

The airport announced on Twitter it was experiencing a power failure.

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