United Airlines has suffered another computer outage, stranding passengers throughout the nation, the Chicago Sun-Times reports:
“We’re aware of a computer issue affecting some of our flights. We’re working to resolve it. We’ll update as we have more details,” the company posted on its Twitter feed.
Passengers are being told by pilots and airport agents that computers are down and they don’t know when the system will come back, passengers told The Associated Press. Some fliers have been waiting nearly 2 hours to depart.
Update: The issue appears to be resolved, according to NBC News:
NBC News: The United Airlines computer system is back up & running, according to a spokesperson.— Jesse Rodriguez (@JesseRodriguez) November 15, 2012