Chaos at Brisbane Airport After "Screening Matter"

09 March, 2018, 09:39 | Author: Kathy Ellis
  • Passengers at Sydney Airport have faced major delays after a

Sydney Airport is advising passengers to check with their airline for up-to-date information about their flights.

An IT failure has caused chaos at Sydney Airport this morning with both the worldwide and domestic terminals affected.

T1 returned to normal, while T2 took a little longer to return to normal.

The airport is yet to estimate when the issue will be completely resolved.

It comes as Sydney Airport was thrown into turmoil this morning when a technical issue caused major delays to flights from terminals 1 and 2, with the airport even going as far as telling passengers to avoid the airport altogether.

Qantas' domestic Terminal 3 has not been affected.

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Passengers said they had been waiting for nearly two hours as the departure lounge was cordoned off.

"As part of that [the underlying technology issue] it did affect our CCTV camera", the spokesperson said. "And of course security and safety is a top priority".

Virgin Australia flights were also recovering from significant delays, which included two cancellations.

In July a year ago, Jetstar flights faced a string of delays across Australia, following a system outage originating from Sydney Airport.

'Virgin Australia is working to minimise any disruption to passengers caused by the earlier issues and to reaccommodate any affected passengers.



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