Parts of Atlanta Airport are closed off as officials investigate suspicious package


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UPDATE 08/31/2021 5:58 p.m. — The Atlanta Airport announced operations return to normal as officials resolve the suspicious package incident. The International Terminal is now clear.

ATLANTA, Ga. (WRBL) — The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport released an alert at 4:30 p.m. stating officials are investigating a report of a suspicious package.

Director of Communications and Public Affairs of The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Andrew Gobeil, confirms officials are responding to a report of the package.

Officials are taking all necessary precautions and out of extreme caution, Concourse F has been sectioned off allowing officials to investigate.

In addition, there will be, ‘moderate impact to operations,’ at the airport.

News 3 will continue to provide updates as our Atlanta Bureau Chief, Archith Seshadri, continues to provide updates.

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