Updated, 9:27 p.m.: US Airways says its Web site and computer systems are back up.
The carrier said on Twitter that flights have been delayed and that usairways.com is performing “unreliably and in a delayed fashion.”
The Associated Press is reporting that the problems stemmed from a power outage near a data center in Phoenix. The airline wouldn’t say how many people or flights were afffected, the AP reported.
Earlier: US Airways is reporting via Twitter that a system outage is causing problems. The airline asks that customers check their flights before getting to the airport by calling 800-428-4322.
US Airways’ Web site was down shortly, but it appears to be back up.
Washington area airports flight information:
Reagan National Airport
US Airways' website & our airport computer systems are back online. We're working to restore operational order following a systems outage
We strongly encourage customers to check flight status before arriving at the airport by calling US Airways Reservations at 1 800 428 4322
Some airport computer systems are coming back online now and we are working to restore operational order.
Early reports indicate that the systems outage is the result of a power outage near one of the airline's data centers in Phoenix.
US Airways is experiencing a computer systems outage that has impacted usairways.com and the airline's airport computer systems.