Morning power outage causes problems at Austin Bergstrom Airport
Nearly three hours without power wreak havoc on morning flight schedule
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) -
Updated: 8:10a.m.: As of Wednesday morning, power has been RESTORED to the terminal. Airport officials stress while they are trying to get back to business as usual, there will be some residual issues, especially with flight delays and traffic getting into the airport.
Early morning travelers are in the dark at Austin Bergstrom Airport thanks to a power outage at the airport’s lone terminal Wednesday morning.
All flights are delayed indefinitely, thanks to the outage. The airport’s official Twitter account says crews have been dispatched to troubleshoot the outage and try to get the lights back on, but as of 6:30am Wednesday morning, officials do not have an ETA of restoration.
⚠️ #AUSAlert Power outage: There is currently a power outage in the terminal. Airport teams have been dispatched to investigate the cause of the outage. If you are in the terminal, please follow instructions by AUS staff. We will post updates here. Thank you for your patience.— Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) (@AUStinAirport) September 7, 2022
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