Southwest Airlines tech outage leads to ground stop, flight delays

(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Southwest Airlines is experiencing nationwide issues with their technology systems on Wednesday.

The company said on their website the issues are the result of an outage.

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

There are flight delays across the country and a temporary ground stop is in order for those that have not left their gate.

“We apologize to our customers whose travels are impacted,” Southwest said in a statement on their website.

Further details have yet to be released.

At the Nashville airport Wednesday afternoon, lines were long at the Southwest counters with frustrated travelers.

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