Tampa International Airport affected by grounding of United flights


All United Airlines flights in the United States were temporarily grounded Wednesday morning because of computer problems.

During the grounding WMNF News spoke with Janet Zink, a spokesperson for Tampa International Airport, who says United passengers should expect delays all day.

United cited “network connectivity” as the source of the problems. It is the second time in two months that the carrier has been hit by major technical issues.

information from Associated Press was used in this report

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