Regional American Airlines carrier cancels 675 flights – 247 news

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Technical problems forced one of American Airline’s regional carriers to cancel nearly 700 of flights Thousands of travelers have been stranded at US airports after American’s PSA Airlines carrier canceled 275 flights Thursday and 400 flights Friday because of the glitch Travel through Charlotte-Douglas International Airport was hit particularly hard as nearly half of PSA’s cancellations were out of the North Carolina airport The problem was with the system that affects crew scheduling and dispatch operations  The airline says it has been resolved and service was expected to resume at noon on Friday In all, 675 flights were cancelled.  The airline says it’s working to accommodate passengers on American flights and other regional carriers There were no problems with American Airlines itself or other regional carriers.It didn’t take long for Twitter users to express their frustration over the cancellations  Images from the airport show crowds of people lined up at the gates, while others are seen laying flat on the floor or slumped over in a chair Share this article Share Other passengers were forced to pay for new flights with other airlines entirely because the cancellations were far too delayed One woman stranded in Texas replied to American Airlines saying ‘1/2 price hotel vouchers don’t cut it!”Our team members are focused on taking care of our customers by accommodating them on mainline flights or other regional carriers,’ the airline said ‘We never want to disrupt our customers’ travel plans, and we are sorry for the trouble this caused Customer relations will be reaching out to all of those who have been impacted by this issue ‘ 

 

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