American Airlines glitch causes 15,000 grounded flights

Passengers on one of the biggest airlines in the US could be going nowhere for Christmas.

by

    Passengers on one of the biggest airlines in the US could be going nowhere for Christmas.

    American Airlines is scrambling to find pilots for 15,000 flights after managers promised time off for too many crew members.

    They are being enticed with extra pay to get back on board over the busy holiday period.

    Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    All Hail The Algorithm

    All Hail The Algorithm

    A five-part series exploring the impact of algorithms on our everyday lives.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.