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British Airways cancels all flights from Gatwick and Heathrow due to IT failure - The Guardian

British Airways cancelled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick on Saturday due to a major IT failure causing severe disruption to its global operations that is expected to run into Sunday. The airline said its terminals at Heathrow and Gatwick became ...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 »

BA cancels all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick due to global outage - Sky News

Passengers face chaos at the start of a busy holiday weekend as the airline blames a power supply failure for the systems outage. 08:08, UK, Monday 29 May 2017. Thousands of passengers are stranded at Heathrow amid a global system outage. Image ...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 »

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: 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 flights disrupted worldwide due to 'system failure' - The Verge

A “major IT system failure” is causing British Airways some headaches today. The airline reports that the computer issues are causing problems worldwide, and that flights out of London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports have been canceled. The airline is ...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 »

BA passengers 'trying not to cry' over cancelled flights - BBC News

The British Airways check-in hall at Gatwick Airport is eerily empty. Elsewhere people are milling around with luggage, gazing hopefully at information boards not knowing if they will be going on holiday. The emotion came earlier with the first ...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.' Ben Kentish · @BenKentish; Saturday 27 May 2017 15:30 BST. Click to follow. The Independent Online. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0 ...and more »