Comments for: United Airlines computer systems back up after leaving passengers stranded for five hours

Posted June 18, 2011, at 5:33 a.m.

CHICAGO — United Airlines passengers across the United States were stranded after a computer crash grounded flights for hours Friday night. The airline announced on Twitter shortly after 1 a.m. CDT (0600 GMT) Saturday that its computer systems were up and running, about five hours after the systems went down, …

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