UPDATE: United Continental flights resume after technical issues
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UPDATE: United Continental flights have resumed following technical issues.
United representatives stated earlier today that their systems were having problems related to network connectivity.
Nearly 3,500 flights were effected.
This marks the second time in two months that United Continental has been hit with technical issues.
United Continental flights grounded nationwide due to a computer glitch.
United representatives say they are currently working to resolve the problems, which they say are related to network connectivity.
This is the second time in two months that the Chicago carrier has been hit by technical issues. Previously, on June 2, there was a temporary halt to all takeoffs because of computer automation problems.
13 News will continue to bring you updates as they become available.