Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport

Chaos... Stranded travellers wait for news at T2 Terminal

Chaos... Stranded travellers wait for news at T2 Terminal

A "security matter" is being investigated by police at Brisbane International Airport, causing delays to flights as boarding has been cancelled.

An IT failure has caused chaos at Sydney Airport this morning with both the global and domestic terminals affected.

Jetstar expected the issue to create a backlog of up to two hours throughout the day.

The system failure has led to long delays this morning

Their longest delay was two hours, and delays are now running from between 30 to 90 minutes.

All the systems were operating as normal by late morning, the airport said in its Twitter page.

The technical glitch and subsequent delays come several months after flights were grounded at Sydney Airport's domestic terminal in September previous year, due to a technical fault with an air traffic control system, managed by Airservices Australia.

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Virgin Australia said that "due to a technical issue" passengers were being processed at reduced capacity.

'There will be some impact to our flights today as a result.

"Virgin Australia is holding flights to minimise any disruption to passengers and working to reaccommodate any affected passenger".

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Pictures shared on social media earlier show hoards of passengers milling around the entrance to Terminal 2 about five am, with many reporting they were unable to even pass through the security screening.

POLICE have flocked to Brisbane International Airport to deal with an ongoing "security matter" that has caused security screenings to be cancelled.

Passengers at Sydney Airport have faced major delays after a "technical" issues halted security.

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"We are experiencing outbound delays while we fix this technical issue which we're working to rectify as quickly as we can", she said. We're advising passengers and visitors to avoid T1 and T2 until further notice, ' the statement read.

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