(CNN)Flights at the world’s busiest airport in Atlanta were quickly stopped Saturday early morning after a threatening note was discovered onboard an American Airlines flight bound for Dallas, authorities stated.
“The travelers were disembarked and re-screened at eviction, and (cops are) on scene to carry out a security sweep of the aircraft,” Campos stated in a declaration. “A short-lived ground stop that had actually been in result has actually been raised and operations at the airport are back to typical.”
The airport stated there were no substantial travel hold-ups.
No emergency situation landings were needed, stated American Airlines representative Joshua Freed.
“There was a non-credible danger. Out of an abundance of care, law enforcement browsed” an airplane, Freed stated.
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