Holidaymakers are facing delays after Manchester Airport ran out of fuel for aircraft last night.
The pumps ran dry because of problems with the pipeline from Stanlow Oil Refinery at Ellesmere Port. Flights are expected to be disrupted into the morning.
The airport has set up a webpage providing the latest information about the problems. Passengers are advised to check with their airline or the airport website before travelling.
Flight operations at Manchester Airport have returned to normal after the airline’s fuel supply companies experienced problems yesterday.
Travel plans for thousands of air passengers have been thrown into chaos by an aviation fuel supply problem at Manchester airport.