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Flight Forced Down with Miami Dade Schools Boss & Congressman

Miami-Dade School's superintendent and U.S. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart were on board American Airlines Flight 3454 when they made an emergency landing Thursday night, according to the school district.

It took off from Tallahassee, when a loud boom was heard and smoke was seen, forcing the flight down in Tampa. 46 passengers were reportedly on board, along with three crew members.

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart tweeted:

Dr. Alberto Carvalho tweeted:

He posted these pics:


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