An American Airlines glitch has caused cancellations for hundreds of flights on Thursday night, stranding thousands of people in Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The airline cancelled about 270 flights, 120 of them from Charlotte. The airline says they are trying to accommodate passengers as quickly as possible. According to sources, the first available flight out is around 6 p.m. on Friday.
PSA Airlines, an American Airlines regional carrier, experienced a technical issue that caused them to cancel their flights for the remainder of the evening. Our team is working hard to resolve the issue as quickly as possible and accommodate customers.— American Airlines (@AmericanAir) June 15, 2018
HUNDREDS STRANDED | this is what it looks like inside CLT airport right now. @wsoctv Hundreds stranded at Charlotte airport because of technical issue https://t.co/CVMkMw6Egx pic.twitter.com/Hq4Os4d7d8— Stephanie Tinoco (@STinocoWSOC9) June 15, 2018