Apparent iPad software issue grounds American Airlines' 737s
Multiple American Airlines flights were thrown into chaos tonight as an issue with the on-board iPads used by 737 pilots made it impossible to take off. Affected flights appeared to include AA2413, AA2276, AA1654, AA235, AA128, and AA2413. Attempts to reach American Airlines directly were not initially successful, but the company confirmed the issue to passenger Bill Jacaruso via Twitter.
“Some flights are experiencing an issue with a software application on pilot iPads,” American Airlines later said in a statement to The Verge. “In some cases, the flight has had to return to the gate to access a Wi-Fi connection to fix the issue. We apologize for the inconvenience to our customers. We are working to have them on the way to their…
Source:: The Verge