Blackout at Penang International Airport causes havoc


A local daily reported that there was a power blackout at the international departure area of the Penang International Airport in Bayan Lepas.

Reports suggest that the blackout has disrupted at least three flights today (Monday) with some arriving passengers told not to disembark and stay in the aircraft due to a congested immigration desks at the arrival hall.

At least one AirAsia flight with 139 passengers which arrived from Jakarta is said to be involved while all domestic flights are not affected.

[News Source]