Frankfurt Airport Frankfurt International Airport Germany 

System failure in Frankfurt Airport could cause cancellations and delays

The incident began a few hours ago and the airport warns passengers. The Frankfurt International Airport (FRA), in Germany, communicated to passengers through its official website and its Twitter account, the possibility that some flights are canceled or suffer delays due to a computer system failure that damages the operations . “Due to an IT-Failure, flight disruptions and cancellations might occur at Frankfurt Airport. Please check the status of your flight on the websites of your airline. For further information regarding your flight please refer to your airline’s website. Flight…

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American Airlines aircraft American Airlines 

System failure causes problems with pilot vacations on American Airlines

The failure allowed many pilots to take vacations at the end of December and many flights are in danger. Many pilots of American Airlines will be able to take vacations in the last week of the month of December, causing shortage of personnel in one of the busiest times of the year given the large number of passenger movements for the holidays at the end of the year. The reason is attributed to an error in the system of the airline that manages the free time of pilots based on…

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Portland International Jetport Portland International Jetport United States 

Maine airport’s first international flight in three years, postponed

The first international flight at Maine Airport has been postponed by computer glitch. The scheduled flight from Portland International Jetport (PWM) to Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) operated by Elite Airways, has been postponed due to a glitch in the U.S. and Canadian electronic reservation systems. All passengers have been refunded or booked for a later flight. Meanwhile Elite Airways hopes to launch its new international flight service on July 13th, after it has worked out the computer problems. This will be the Maine airport’s first international flight in three years.

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Thomas Cook Airlines aircraft Thomas Cook Airlines 

Check in system failures cause delays in Manchester

Passengers of Thomas Cook Airlines flights were affected by delays due to a failure in the system of Check in. An issue with overnight maintenance would have caused a fail in the system, that caused delays of up to 3 hours on 12 flights in the Manchester Airport (MAN). Other airlines including Cathay Pacific, SAS, Virgin and Singapore Airlines were also affected. Manchester Airport said: “Due to a technical issue this morning several airlines are having to check in passengers manually, which can take longer than normal.”

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