(CBSDFW.COM) — Communications with radar control have been restored at Dallas Love Field Airport and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport after a lightning strike damaged transmission equipment, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
Flights out of DFW Airport and Dallas Love Field were temporarily suspended due to a communications issue, the FAA said. The issue started just before 7:40 p.m. Sunday.READ MORE: American, Southwest, Other Airlines Warn Of Chaos From Imminent Verizon, AT&T 5G Rollout
At around 9:55 p.m., the FAA reported that all communications were restored at both airports.READ MORE: Texas Outreach Center Releases New Photo Of Synagogue Hostage-Taker Malik Faisal Akram
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