JetBlue flights delayed as budget airline's website goes down after power outage

 
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The budget airline specialises in domestic US flights (Source: Getty)

US budget airline JetBlue is experiencing flight delays due to a power outage at its data centre.

The company's website has also gone down due to the issues.

In a statement on Twitter the company said it was experiencing "intermittent network issues" which were affecting airport systems, but it hopes to resolve the problem quickly:

The firm also said its phone system is "sporadic right now".

Flights across the US have been grounded, with many would-be passengers taking to Twitter to voice their complaints:

https://twitter.com/royhova/status/687692974378070017

The travel chaos has not yet had any negative impact on JetBlue's share price, with the stock currently up 0.5 per cent.