Part of Delta Air Lines plane wing flies off

In the picture taken by David Watterson, you can see a large panel missing from the Delta Air Lines plane wing. (CNN/David Watterson)

(CNN/David Watterson) — A Delta Air Lines plane lost part of its wing during a flight from Orlando to Atlanta.

In the picture taken by David Watterson on Sunday, you can see a large panel missing from the wing.

The crew of Delta Flight 2412 reported the panel flew off while in flight.

The plane landed safely and without incident at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

The 179 passengers and six crew members were on board.

A Delta spokeswoman said the plane is a Boeing 757, but he could not say how old the aircraft is.

Officials are trying to determine what caused the panel to fly off.

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