A major computer fail at American Airlines brought down the company's reservations system, leaving passengers stranded for several hours.
The systemwide delay, which started this morning, grounded all flights for several hours, according to the airline's tweets. The airline added that reservations could also not be modified until the system was back up.
American Airlines said the system was "fully restored" in an update on its Facebook page shortly after 1:30 p.m. PT:
Our systems have been fully restored, however we expect continued flight delays and cancellations throughout the remainder of the day. We … Read more