Delta blames 'technology issue' for ground stop

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Eastern time that its crews had "restored all IT systems after a technology issue briefly affected some of our systems".

Earlier the company issued a groundstop as its IT teams worked to address a technology issue impacting some of its systems.

Delta Airlines temporarily issued a domestic ground stop Tuesday after experiencing technical issues.

Delta is telling those passengers the issue is with the airline's computer system but did not elaborate. Paul International Airport for about 40 minutes. The Fly Delta app is also now functional.




Check back at StarTribune.com for more information on this developing story. "We apologize to all customers for this inconvenience", Delta said in a statement.

Delta did not specify what caused the problem, but said the impact was limited to the United States. "I suggest you reach back again in about an hour when our system should be back up and we will be able to assist you".

It was not immediately known how many people or flights were affected.

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