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American Airline delays caused by app, not iPad


Nov 15, 2013
Last night several American Airlines flights couldn't take off due to problems with flight plans. The cause is now known and, thankfully, fixed.

[URL="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/jeppesen-mobile-fd/id446912582?mt=8&at=10l3Vy]Jeppesen[/URL], who provides the custom app American Airlines uses to store and view the flight plans, pushed some bad bits that caused a temporary problem for pilots and crews. It affected less than 1% of flights, which is reportedly less than the average thunderstorm, but safety absolutely comes first.

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