Flights from Stansted Airport have been delayed and cancelled today due to lightning strikes last night.
An update from the airport itself explained that an “earlier lightning strike” had made the fuel system “unavailable”.
It reads: “Due to an earlier lightning strike, the aircraft fuelling system was unavailable for a period this morning.
“Engineers have been on site and have now restored the system, however flights may still be subject to diversion, delay or cancellation.
“We apologise for the inconvenien…
Daily Express :: Travel Feed