Lonely Planet Writer

Flights cancelled and transport disrupted due to power outage in the Netherlands

Schiphol airport.
Schiphol airport. Image by mi chiel / CC BY-SA 2.0

Failure at a high tension substation in Diemen in the Netherlands has caused a major power outage across parts of the country.The outage has caused flights from Schiphol airport in Amsterdam to be cancelled while incoming flights are being diverted. Traffic jams have also been reported due to traffic lights being down. Read more: news.sky.com