Delta Air Lines moved to restore operations Monday after a complete power outage at its base hub, Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport (ATL), forced the airline to cancel about 1,300 flights Dec. 17 and 18. According to electric utility Georgia Power, a Dec. 17 fire in an underground facility “caused extensive damage,” including to substations serving ATL. Despite “many redundant systems” in place to preserve power to the airport, ATL went dark from about 1 p.m. ...

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