ATLANTA — A Delta Air Lines flight from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, dropped rapidly from 39,000 feet to 10,000 feet in less than seven minutes on Wednesday, prompting oxygen masks to deploy followed by an emergency landing in Tampa. The aircraft carrying Flight 2353 remained at Tampa International Airport overnight as passengers scrambled to make other flights and connections.

“Chaos sort of ensued amongst the passengers,” passenger Harris Dewoskin, who snapped pictures on board the plane during the incident, told WSB-TV.

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