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.

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart tweeted:

Dr. Alberto Carvalho tweeted:

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