Passport machine outage causes major delays at Australian airports

By Rachel Clun, Toby Crockford and Josh Dye
Updated May 1 2019 - 5:45pm, first published April 29 2019 - 3:03pm
Sydney Airport chaos after the SmartGate passport system went down. Photo: Adam Liaw
Sydney Airport chaos after the SmartGate passport system went down. Photo: Adam Liaw

An Australian Border Force system outage has caused major delays at international airports across Australia, affecting passengers departing from and landing in the country.

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