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British Airways cancels all flights from Gatwick and Heathrow following 'IT outage' - Belfast Telegraph

British Airways has cancelled all flights from Gatwick and Heathrow as computer problems cause disruption worldwide. Passengers have been told not to travel to the London airports because of "extreme congestion" at the terminals, with all BA planes ...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 »

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

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 »

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

Disruption from a major British Airways IT failure that affected more than 1,000 flights on Saturday has continued into a second day, leaving more passengers stranded. After all the airline's flights from Heathrow and Gatwick were grounded on Saturday, ...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 »

British Airways: Thousands disrupted as flights axed amid IT crash - BBC News

Serious problems with British Airways' IT systems have led to thousands of passengers having their plans disrupted, after all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick were cancelled. Passengers described "chaotic" scenes at the airports, with some criticising ...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 »

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 »

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 chaos should force us to re-evaluate our faith in technology - The Independent

Long before Tim Berners-Lee started connecting the planet, the airlines had devised their own prototype of the World Wide Web. The Société Internationale de Télécommunications Aéronautiques (Sita) was set up in Brussels in 1949. International airlines ...and more »