"We've got to go down in capacity and limit traffic in the Stockholm area, which leads to delays," says Cecilia Bengtström, press officer at civil aviation authority, at the 21 time.
, at 15.30-time, it led to a complete shutdown on virtually all the airports in Svealand and Norrland.
" Right now I don't know much, but probably it is some kind of problem with the power supply. The planes are in the air to land but no planes get lift, " said Per Fröberg, press officer at civil aviation authority, shortly afterwards.
Even the Arlanda airport was affected, and according to Swedavia's press office got the information that, although arriving flights were covered by the jam.
announced, however, the civil aviation authority that the traffic could be resumed.
– Everything is working again, I have no details but it may be that you started with reservströmförsörjningen. Because the stop was so short I find it hard to see that it should have led to any major delays, " said Per Fröberg.
have been identified to have the Swedish civil aviation administration still had to lay down on the capacity of air traffic control, said Cecilia Bengtström during the evening.
According to the forecast, it is expected that at least take until midnight before the capacity can return to normal, and the delays thereby cease.