Small fire at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth Airport, power loss in ticket lobby


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: As of 2 p.m., the final systems were restored.

ORIGINAL: The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth Airport had a small fire that caused power loss in the ticket lobby for Delta and American Airlines. Airport crews are working to get power restored.

The airport is asking passengers to print or download their boarding passes prior to arriving at the airport and to arrive early to allow time for crews to process passengers. They ask for passengers to please have patience as they work through this outage.

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