FAAN rectifies power outage at MMIA
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN has disclosed that the power outage experienced Wednesday November 18 at some sections of the International Terminal of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos has since been rectified by its team of engineers and power has been restored at the airport.
A statement by the general manager corporate affairs of FAAN, Yakubu Dati said preliminary investigation revealed that the outage was caused by power surge from the power line supplying MMA and surrounding communities.
Dati stated that “after restoring power to the affected parts of the terminal, our engineers mobilised immediately to trace affected equipment and assess the levels of damage to them.
“We wish to state that flight schedules at the terminal were not affected by this outage, as efforts were made by our Operations Directorate to ensure that passenger facilitation was not unduly hampered.
The Authority regrets any inconvenience the said outage caused our passengers, airliners and other airport users”, Dati concluded.