FAA: United Airlines flights grounded nationwide due to system glitch

(Photo: The Associated Press)

(WRIC/AP) –All United Continental flights in the U.S. are currently grounded due to computer problems.

The Federal Aviation Adminstration’s Air Traffic Control System Command Center said planes have been grounded at all airports.  United told the Associated Press on Wednesday that it is working to resolve the problems, which are related to “network connectivity.”

If you’re traveling with United today, make sure you contact the airport before leaving.

Airport officials say the issue should be solved shortly, according to 8News sister station KRON.

Stay with 8News for the latest.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s