Computer crash snarls Alaska Air flights

Hundreds of Alaska Air passengers were stranded at Sea-Tac Airport and across the country Monday morning when the airline's computer system crashed.

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Alaska Airlines passengers wait in a line near inoperable check-in computers, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle during a system-wide outage of the computers the airline uses to check in passengers. The computers Alaska Airlines uses to check in passengers stopped working at 7:40 a.m. Monday, causing long lines of frustrated passengers who were unable to board flights that were delayed. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Photo by Ted S. Warren
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