Passengers Brooke Bennett, left, and her mother Elaine Bennett on Wednesday wait in a long line at the United Airlines ticket counter at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, during a delay caused by a United Airlines computer problem.
Passengers Brooke Bennett, left, and her mother Elaine Bennett on Wednesday wait in a long line at the United Airlines ticket counter at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, during a delay caused by a United Airlines computer problem. Jay Janner TNS
Passengers Brooke Bennett, left, and her mother Elaine Bennett on Wednesday wait in a long line at the United Airlines ticket counter at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, during a delay caused by a United Airlines computer problem. Jay Janner TNS

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