Southwest Airlines says most of their systems are back online but more than 200 flights now canceled
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Southwest Airlines tweeted Thursday that ” most of our systems are back online this morning following yesterday’s technology outages, but recovery will take some time.”
As of 6:30 a.m., the airline canceled more than 200 flights.
On Wednesday, customers began complaining to the airline via social media about delayed flights and long lines. Southwest acknowledged the issue with a tweet yesterday afternoon.
The website was also disrupted with customers unable to book flights or check in to upcoming flights.The airline said a computer glitch caused the problem.