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British Airways' latest Total Inability To Support Upwardness of Planes* caused by Amadeus system outage

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Why? Money of course!

It'll cost much more to maintain such a fallback system 24/7 than it is to deal with a hiccup like this, especially if you can sweet talk your way out of it with your contractor. It sounds bizarre but dozens of companies honestly follow this or similar strategies.

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