Telecom outage in U.S. leaves passengers stranded at Porter Airlines in Toronto


TORONTO — Porter Airlines says a telecom outage in the United States has affected their website, including passenger processing and reservation systems.

In a tweet issued late Wednesday afternoon, the airline says it is unable to make bookings and/or change flights at this time.

Billy Bishop Airport tweeted that Porter Airlines is unable to check-in passengers for trans-border flights, and passengers can expect “significant” delays.

It says domestic passengers will still be checked in manually, but to expect delays.

The Canadian Press