April 1, 2015
SEATTLE (AP) - Alaska Airlines President and CEO Brad Tilden says there might be a partial solution by noon Pacific time to computer problems that have caused system-wide flight delays for his carrier.
Tilden said Monday he hopes for a full resolution by 5 p.m. and that "we're doing everything we can to get back on track."
Tilden says the computer problem stems from a data outage in the Midwest.
He spoke at Sea-Tac Airport during an unrelated announcement with Delta Air Lines about a new route.
(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.