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BA cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick after IT outage
May 27, 2017 / 12:26 PM / 4 months ago

BA cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick after IT outage

A British Airways aircraft taxis in the early morning at Heathrow airport in west London, Britain October 25, 2016. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

LONDON (Reuters) - British Airways (ICAG.L) said it had cancelled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports scheduled before 1700 GMT on Saturday due to a global computer outage.

“We have experienced a major IT system failure that is causing very severe disruption to our flight operations worldwide,” the airline said in a statement.

Reporting by Michael Holden; editing by David Clarke

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