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Posted at 09:29 PM ET, 06/10/2011

US Airways having computer problems

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

Dulles International Airport

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport

US Airways' website & our airport computer systems are back online. We're working to restore operational order following a systems outageless than a minute ago via CoTweet Favorite Retweet Reply

We strongly encourage customers to check flight status before arriving at the airport by calling US Airways Reservations at 1 800 428 4322less than a minute ago via CoTweet Favorite Retweet Reply

Some airport computer systems are coming back online now and we are working to restore operational order.less than a minute ago via CoTweet Favorite Retweet Reply

Early reports indicate that the systems outage is the result of a power outage near one of the airline's data centers in Phoenix.less than a minute ago via CoTweet Favorite Retweet Reply

US Airways is experiencing a computer systems outage that has impacted usairways.com and the airline's airport computer systems.less than a minute ago via CoTweet Favorite Retweet Reply

By Terri Rupar  |  09:29 PM ET, 06/10/2011

 
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