WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Major US airline Delta has lifted a worldwide ground stop for its planes after a major power outage that impacted its computer systems, the company stated in a press release on Monday.
"A Delta ground stop has been lifted and limited departures are resuming following a power outage in Atlanta that impacted Delta computer systems and operations worldwide," the release said.
The airline noted that delays and flight cancellations were expected to continue.
Delta announced problems related to the power outage on early Monday morning, and had to delay all flights awaiting departure. Planes en route were not affected, according to the company.