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John Wayne Airport sees power failure, flight delays

March 18, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A power failure at John Wayne Airport delayed five flights for an hour Sunday.

The power supply to the control tower failed on Friday. Since then, the tower has been using an emergency generator, but it stopped working around 12 p.m.

The generator was fixed shortly before 1 p.m. Incoming flights were not affected.