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Normal service has resumed at Bristol Airport after yesterday's disruption.
All flights were delayed after a small fire caused a power cut in the terminal in the early hours of Friday morning. The Airport's back-up generator also failed.
Thousands of people were affected with average delays of around 2 hours.
Some passengers had to jet off for a summer break without their luggage after the baggage belt failed.
An investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.
Disruption is continuing at Bristol Airport tonight after a fire left the terminal without power and thousands of passengers without flights.
It's been a day of disruption at Bristol Airport after a fire left the terminal without power and thousands of passengers without flights.
Normal service is resuming after hours of delays but some had to jet off for a summer break without their luggage after the baggage belt failed. Our Bristol Correspondent Richard Payne reports.
Passengers at Bristol Airport delayed by a power cut this morning say they could have been informed better...
Thousands of passengers have had to endure hours of delays at Bristol Airport after a fire left the terminal without power. Departures were grounded for several hours before the problem was fixed and delays will be felt for the rest of the day.
Some people had to leave without their luggage because of a fault on the baggage belts. Robert Sinclair, Chief Executive at Bristol Airport says mornings are the busiest time of day ..
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People are boarding flights out of Bristol Airport but are having to leave their luggage behind. These bags will be heading after their owners to Malaga later on.
The back log of flights at Bristol Airport is likely to take most of the day to clear. Food and drink are being given to waiting passengers. Most of those delayed are being understanding about the power failure but some are angry at the lack of information being given to them.
Flights are now departing from Bristol Airport after a power cut this morning. People are starting to check in after all flights were grounded since the early hours.
Flights have started to depart from Bristol Airport this morning after a power cut grounded all planes. Some passengers say they arrived this morning to the airport being in total darkness. A spokesperson for the airport say they experienced a power cut at 3am.
Three planes are reported to have now taken off from the airport without bags. The luggage is due to follow later.
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Thousands of passengers have had to endure hours of delays at Bristol Airport after a fire left the terminal without power.