Southwest Airlines has issued a ground stop this morning citing "a technology outage involving a vendor that provides aircraft weight and balance data."
Southwest lifted the ground stop about 40 minutes later, and said the outage was because of an issue with a "vendor that services multiple carriers with data used in flight planning."
Delta says that an issue with a third-party vendor that “prevented some Delta Connection flights from being dispatched on time this morning.”
They add that no cancellations are expected due to the issue
Here's their statement:
“A brief third-party technology issue prevented some Delta Connection flights from being dispatched on time this morning has been resolved. No cancellations are