[UPDATE] British Airways System Failure Leaves Passengers Stranded At Heathrow Airport
Thursday, 8 August 2019 () British Airways’ system failure left many travelers stranded at London’s Heathrow Airport as their flights were canceled, The Guardian reported. One group of young travelers lay neatly slotted together like spoons, an intimacy at least in part forced on them by the single blanket shielding them from the sunshine beaming in through the west-facing panoramic windows. Asked if they had been affected by the BA check-in fiasco, one girl peered up and nodded. “I’ve had one hour’s sleep and we’ve been here 24 hours.” – Teen BA passenger By early afternoon a large proportion of the crowds of frustrated passengers waiting to check in at Heathrow terminal five had gone. But most were not on their way...
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[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hundreds of British Airways (BA) passengers in and out of Nigeria would have their flights operated on Thursday (tomorrow) over an IT... allAfrica.com Also reported by •The Verge •betanews •engadget •Mashable