United Airlines has grounded all US flights while it deals with a computer glitch, the second time this has happened in the last month for the airline.
We experienced a network connectivity issue. We are working to resolve and apologize for any inconvenience.hyphen; United (@united) July 8, 2015
The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed the grounding of all United flights and said it was caused by "automation issues".
United Airlines Grounded in the US due to automation issues. pic.twitter.com/l9kMkFYDNUhyphen; Breaking Toronto (@TorontoStreets) July 8, 2015
Tickets could not be checked and flights could not be monitored due to the issue, effectively grounding flights, an LAX spokesperson told KTLA.
As of late Wednesday morning, United planes were taking off again.
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