FAA: Technical problem causing flight delays fixed

Newark airport travelers can breathe a sigh of relief this morning now that the FAA says it has fixed the technical trouble that caused major flight delays and some cancellations Saturday.



General arrival and departure delays are now down to 15 minutes or less.



The FAA says a technical failure at a flight control center in Leesburg, Virginia caused flight issues across the east coast.



The root cause of the technical problem remains under investigation.


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