British Airways computer problem causes delays at multiple airports

British Airways 777

HONG KONG – British Airways is reporting problems with its computer system as passengers at multiple airports complain of delays and long lines.

“Our IT teams are working as hard as they can to quickly fix a problem with our check-in system,” the airline said in a statement. “We’re sorry for the delays some customers are experiencing as they check-in for their flights.”

The company’s official Twitter account responded to complaints from travelers at airports including Atlanta, San Francisco and Boston.

It wasn’t immediately clear how many flights have been affected.