United lifts ground stop after technical issues halted domestic flights

Posted at 8:11 PM, Jan 22, 2017

UPDATE: United has lifted the ground stop.


All of United Airlines' domestic flights were grounded Sunday because of a computer outage, NBC News reported.

United later confirmed the news in a tweet which said: A ground stop is in place for domestic flights due to an IT issue. We’re working on a resolution. We apologize for the inconvenience.

NBC said international flights weren't affected by the ground stop. 

Fliers are urged to contact the airline for further updates.