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British Airways: Stranded passengers charged thousands for hotel rooms and warned disruption could last days -

The British Airways IT crash has caused unprecedented disruption for the airline which could last for several days, experts say. Thousands of holidaymakers were stranded after BA flights from Heathrow and Gatwick were grounded on Saturday. It is feared ...and more »

BA passengers hit by second day of global fallout from IT failure - Financial Times

British Airways passengers around the world were struck by a second day of cancellations and delays on Sunday as the airline struggled to regain control after a computer system failure caused chaos during one of the busiest travel weekends of the year ...and more »

British Airways chaos: All flights cancelled at Heathrow and Gatwick after global computer failure -

British Airways has cancelled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick following a massive global IT failure. Every departure scheduled on Saturday was cancelled and the airline asked passengers not to come to the airports. On Saturday night the operator ...and more »

BA's 'global IT system failure' was due to 'power surge' - The Register

Updated British Airways CEO Alex Cruz has said the root cause of Saturday's London flight-grounding IT systems ambi-cockup was "a power supply issue*" and that the airline has "no evidence of any cyberattack". The airline has cancelled all flights from ...and more »

British Airways: turmoil continues after IT failure grounds flights - The Guardian

After all the airline's flights from Heathrow and Gatwick were grounded on Saturday, services resumed but with cancellations and delays. By 11am, 36 flights from Heathrow had been cancelled and 36 had departed, the BBC reported. There were no ...and more »

British Airways: Chaos continues at Heathrow - BBC News

More than a third of British Airways flights from Heathrow were cancelled as thousands of passengers faced a second day of disruption. The airline was hit by a worldwide computer system power failure on Saturday, causing cancellations and delays for ...and more »

Flights Canceled Amid Global British Airways Computer Outage: What's Going On? - Tech Times

British Airways flights are facing major disruptions on Saturday as a global computer outage forced the airline to delay or cancel most flights. No timeline is available yet regarding when it will manage to solve the issues, but British Airlines took ...and more »

Global computer outage grounds British Airways flights - Financial Times

Delays and confusion blighted the Bank Holiday weekend for many British travellers after British Airways cancelled all of its flights out of London because of a worldwide computer systems failure. On one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, the ...and more »

British Airways tells angry passengers to leave airports without their luggage after IT meltdown sparks travel chaos - The Independent

'There are people everywhere just sitting around because nobody knows what to do. The whole airport is in chaos.' Benjamin Kentish · @BenKentish; Saturday 27 May 2017 15:30 BST. Click to follow. The Independent Online. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current ...and more »

British Airways could face massive bill over global IT meltdown with delays set to continue - The Independent

British Airways could be facing a massive bill in compensation costs after thousands of its passengers were stranded by a global IT system meltdown. The airline was forced to ground all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick on Saturday due to the system ...and more »