APNewsBreak: FAA to examine airport towers after lightning strike injured traffic controller

  • by: JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 6, 2014 - 6:03 AM

WASHINGTON — A lightning strike that injured an air traffic controller at Baltimore's main airport has exposed a potential vulnerability at airport towers during storms and is prompting Federal Aviation Administration officials to inspect hundreds of towers nationwide, The Associated Press has learned.

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