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Delta Airlines has lifted its nationwide ground stop

Posted at 8:34 PM, Sep 25, 2018

UPDATE: Delta Airlines lifted its nationwide ground stop that was caused by an outage impacting its computer systems.

"Delta teams have restored all IT systems after a technology issue briefly affected some systems this evening. Delta employees are now working diligently to accommodate customers whose travel plans have been affected. Booking, check-in and flight status are now available on The Fly Delta app is also now functional. Customers should check flight information on or on the Fly Delta app for the latest operational information affecting their flights. 

During the technology issue, Delta issued a mainline groundstop in the U.S. until systems could be brought back up. There was no disruption or safety impact on any Delta flights in the air.

We apologize to all customers for this inconvenience," the airline said at 9:20 p.m. Monday.


ORIGINAL STORY: Delta Airlines has issued a nationwide ground stop due to an outage impacting its computer systems. 

Passengers are complaining on Delta's twitter page, saying they cannot check flight statuses, or access their boarding pass on the app.







Around 8:30 p.m. Monday, Delta Airlines released the following statement:

"Delta IT teams are working diligently to address a technology issue impacting some of our systems. We have issued a nationwide Delta groundstop as we work to bring systems back up as quickly as possible. We apologize to all customers for this inconvenience."

Delta says that international flights are not impacted by the outage.

The outage is causing delays and cancellations in flights nationwide. There is currently no time frame for when the issue will be resolved.