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British Airways cancels 91 flights because of IT glitch

British Airways holidaymakers going from London for their days off have been hit by cancellations and delays after a system malfunction.

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London's Heathrow, Gatwick, and City air terminals were influenced by the glitch on early Wednesday. The issue was not a global one, British Airways reported.

Although travelers were cautioned that the disturbance would almost certainly have a thump on impacts at air terminals over the UK and Europe. British Airways flights were canceled or delayed at air terminals in Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Belfast.

British Airways stated it has moved to back-up manual frameworks to keep a few flights working. Just as registration, a few frameworks enabling the plane to leave were affected.

BA could confront a recompense bill over £5 million if every one of those influenced clients claims what they are qualified for under EU rules.

The British company has in the past endured extreme system malfunction that has left travelers stranded all over the world. In 2017 during the May bank celebration weekend over 75,000 travelers were stranded at Gatwick and Heathrow.


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