June 9, 2012 – Total Blackout At Abuja Airport: Passengers Stranded, Flights Re-routed
Sudden power outage (blackout) that hits Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja yesterday left the popular Airport in total darkness. naijagists.com
According to NaijaGists sources, several passengers were left stranded.
The International flights were re-routed to Lagos and Port Harcourt.
We learnt British Airways, Air France & Lufthansa flights had to land at MMIA, Lagos where several passengers where offered alternate accommodation.
The Arik Air flight coming from Port Harcourt was forced to return to it’s origin.
Our aviation industry needs a complete overhaul.
The aviation minister must be seriously investigated.
Yesterday’s blackout was the third blackout recorded within 3 months at the same Airport.