ATLANTA, Georgia (CBS46) – Atlanta police investigate a possible threat of Delta flight at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.
Elise Durham Airport spokeswoman at Atlanta Airport confirmed that a 911 operator alerted the authorities about a threat to Delta flight. She said the ground stop was lifted after 15 minutes.
Delta made the following statement in our Newsroom:
"Flight 2234 was delayed on Wednesday evening due to a threat posed by social media." Cautioned the aircraft was decommissioned for a security search by law enforcement agencies
This flight was completely looted and relocated to an isolated area of the airport. Atlanta police and an explosives unit sweep the plane.
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