United Airlines Lifts Ground Stop Of Domestic Flights After IT Issue
United Airlines lifted the ground stop of its domestic flights that was issued Sunday evening, according to the airline's Twitter account.
UPDATE: The ground stop has been lifted. We’re working to get flights on their way. We apologize for the inconvenience to our customers.— United (@united) January 23, 2017
United had initially grounded all domestic flights Sunday around 7 p.m. due to an IT issue.
"We’re working on a resolution. We apologize for the inconvenience," the airline tweeted at 7:06 p.m.
A ground stop is in place for domestic flights due to an IT issue. We’re working on a resolution. We apologize for the inconvenience.— United (@united) January 23, 2017
Travelers replied to United via Twitter and asked about searching for alternative flights and if the issue affects planes currently in the air and United representatives said that it isn't affecting them.