LONDON: British Airlines passengers had been dealing with delays on Tuesday after a computer glitch hit test-in times while protesters at London Town Airport compelled their manner onto the runway to disrupt flights.
British Airlines, owned through International Consolidated Airways Group, apologised to clients for delays to their journeys and encouraged passengers to check in on-line earlier than they reached the airport.
The airline said it became checking in clients at Heathrow and Gatwick airports close to London even though it stated it changed into taking longer than traditional. It did now not touch upon social media reports of foremost delays at airports in San Francisco, Washington D.C. And Atlanta.
“Big laptop issue affecting British Airlines across Usa. Friend at #Dulles tells me pilots through gate but passengers still attempting to test in!” Twitter person John Bevir wrote.
In London, Town Airport within the east of the capital also delayed flights.
Protesters swam across a dock and “occupied” the runway at London City Airport. The marketing campaign Group Black Lives Count number said its activists were in the back of the protest.
“We’re presently experiencing disruption to all flights due to protesters at the airport,” Town Airport stated on Twitter. “Police are currently on the scene.”
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