ATCSCC ADVZY 022 DTW/ZOB 1/24/2003 CDM GROUND STOP
ADL TIME: 15:30Z
GROUND STOP PERIOD: 1520Z - 1630Z
FACILITIES INCLUDED: (1stTier) ZAU ZBW ZDC ZID ZMP ZNY ZOB
PREVIOUS TOTAL, MAXIMUM, AVERAGE DELAYS: 0/ 0/ 0.00
NEW TOTAL, MAXIMUM, AVERAGE DELAYS: 1036/ 61/ 28.8
REASON: EQUIPMENT, FIRE ALARM
REMARKS: EXPECT UPDATE: 1630Z. TOWER/TRACON BEING EVACUATED.
They're back in operation now, and have been for a couple of hours...
The SAME thing happened earlier this week on Tuesday 1/21, with the same results (evacuation, delays, diversions.) Sounds like they need some good electricians...
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