American Airlines Stops Some Flights Due To Computer Problem


Thursday, September 17th 2015, 1:49 pm
By: News On 6


American Airlines stopped flights heading to Dallas, Chicago and Miami because of a computer system problem Thursday morning.  

The Federal Aviation Administration says American planes destined for Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, O'Hare Airport in Chicago and Miami International Airport were being held on the ground.

“We have resolved connectivity issues that led to a ground stop today at our Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth and Miami hubs. We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to get our customers on their way as soon as possible” said Andrea Huguely, American Airlines spokeswoman.

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According to reports, there was a ground stop for all American flights departing for Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Chicago O’Hare and Miami from about 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

The airline is responding to many customers on Twitter apologizing for the inconvenience.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.