Air Canada computer troubles leads to flight cancellation at YYJ

Air Canada has been hit by a system wide glitch that is reportedly affecting the check-in process at airports across Canada

Officials say they have implemented temporary measures to "maintain a limited operation" while the airline's IT department works to identify the issue and restore service.

Other airports reported issues and congestion due to the network outage, including Vancouver International Airport and Calgary International Airport.

Due to a malfunction with Air Canada's system, passengers are unable to check in and drop off baggage.

Toronto Pearson International Airport has also confirmed that the Air Canada system issue is affecting flight schedules.

The airline has not immediately replied to a request for comment from CBC News.

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Air Canada says its website and customer centres are experiencing an "interruption" which is causing some congestion in the terminals.

The company apologized for the inconvenience and thanked customers for their patience.

Air Canada customers in Canada and overseas took to Twitter to complain of long lines, flight delays and other travel disruptions because of the computer problems.

And this years March Break just got even more stressful for those flying with Air Canada.

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