A power outage at Manchester Airport (MAN) caused significant delays on Sunday, May 19, resulting in at least 87 flights being canceled, impacting around 13,000 passengers. According to airport officials, the fuel supply system lost power on Sunday afternoon (local time) and planes were unable to be refueled. The airport remained operational and not all flights were impacted by the issue. As of 00:30 on Monday, May 20, engineers are reportedly working on restoring power to the system. Residual flight disruptions are likely through Monday.
Travelers flying via MAN are advised to confirm the status of their flight before departing for the airport and to contact their airline for additional information.
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