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Immigration computer system suffers glitch at Taoyuan airport

2017/11/17 20:48:24

Taipei, Nov. 17 (CNA) Passengers arriving at Taoyuan International Airport faced temporary delays at immigration on Friday due to a technical glitch in the computer system, airport authorities said.

The system outage, which occurred at 2:20 p.m., also affected the airport's automated immigration check system, or e-Gate, Taoyuan International Airport Corporation said.

Passengers were temporarily delayed on immigration lines for 15 minutes before systems were fully restored at around 2:35 p.m.

The cause of the incident has yet to be determined, according to the airport authority.

(By Chiu Chun-chin and Ko Lin)