This has gotten some coverage but since it’s an outage at regional carrier PSA — a wholly owned subsidiary that operates as American Eagle — rather than at mainline American it’s relatively undercovered considering the magnitude of travel disruption.
PSA operates over 100 Bombardier CRJ regional jets. Their largest operation centers around American’s Charlotte hub.
Quickly? This was over four hours ago. pic.twitter.com/2F7jJoppQs
— KRenner (@KRenner2) June 15, 2018
Here’s what American Airlines is telling employees:
The airline expects to resume operations midday today.