Airline ‘system outage’ sparks flight chaos as Southwest and Delta planes grounded across the US after computer crash


AT least two major US airlines were grounded today after computer systems crashed.

Delta and Southwest Airlines said the “system-wide outage” was affecting all flights across the country.

Passengers of other carriers including United and American Airlines also said they were stopped at the gate with no idea when they will board.

Some said they were told by airport staff the problem was with flight planning software.

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