The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

April 17, 2013

Only one flight canceled due to American Airlines computer problems

From staff reports

JOPLIN, Mo. — One of Joplin’s three American Eagle flights from Dallas was canceled Tuesday as a result of the airline’s computer problems.

Steve Stockam, manager of the Joplin Regional Airport, said that the flight that normally arrives at 3 p.m. was canceled but the airline appears back on track.

A regularly scheduled evening flight on Tuesday and morning flight Wednesday arrived without delay, Stockam said.