Purdue basketball group’s charter airplane makes emergency situation landing in Indianapolis
INDIANAPOLIS (DREAM)– The Purdue University basketball group as boarding a second flight on Monday night after their very first charter aircraft to a Tuesday game in Maryland needed to make an emergency situation landing in Indianapolis, News 8 has discovered.
The group was heading from West Lafayette to Baltimore when the plane experienced mechanical problems.
The team was boarding another flight around 9:30 p.m. Monday, according to the group’s Twitter account.
Basketball Sports Information Director Chris Forman says the delay will not affect the Tuesday night game.
The video game against the Terrapins is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in College Park, Maryland.