Southwest Airlines website back up after outage

Southwest Airlines planes are seen at LAX airport in Los Angeles

(Reuters) – Southwest Airlines Co’s website was back up after being unavailable for few hours on Tuesday, just a few days ahead of the busy Christmas weekend.

The No.4 U.S. airline tweeted that it was facing issues related to checking in.

The latest crash comes five months after the airline halted all departures to resolve issues impacting multiple technology systems.

(Reporting by Aravind K in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)