Computer problems ground airline

Published 04/16 2013 04:44PM

Updated 04/16 2013 05:38PM

SAVOY -- Computer problems at American Airlines affected passengers around the country and right here in Central Illinois. All flights were grounded as it dealt with a reservation system outage Tuesday.

The carrier says the network system was experiencing outages. Through Twitter, American Airlines said its systems were fully restored, but they expected continued delays and cancellations.

International flights were also affected by the computer glitch.

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