Delta issues nationwide groundstop due to 'technology issue'

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Delta Airlines has issued a domestic 'groundstop' for all planes, according to a statement on social media that cited 'technology issues.'

In the statement, made just before 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Delta stated: 

"Delta IT teams are working diligently to address a technology issue impacting some of our systems. We have issued a Delta groundstop as we work to bring systems back up as quickly as possible. We apologize to all customers for this inconvenience."