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Flights at Washington Airports Delayed Due to Refirgerator Fire

Three Washington, D.C. airports experienced flight delays when a refrigerator fire broke out in the air traffic control tower.  The fire occurred on Sunday morning and flights were delayed by about 25 minutes at the following airports: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, and Dulles International Airport.  Fewer than 20 flights were affected by the incident.

 

The Federal Aviation Administration said that the fire broke out in a refrigerator in the office area of the control tower that serves the Washington area.  Laura Brown, a spokesperson with the FAA, said that flights were halted at 8:40 am because the air traffic control facility had to be evacuated.  However, no further details regarding the fire were disclosed.

 

The above article is a summary.  Please see the source article at Google News.

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