February 8, 2023
Bengals airplane compelled to make emergency touchdown after being hit with obvious engine hassle on flight residence
Bengals airplane compelled to make emergency touchdown after being hit with obvious engine hassle on flight residence
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The Bengals’ win over the Patriots on Christmas Eve wasn’t the one drama the crew needed to cope with on Saturday. After a wild 22-18 victory, the Bengals needed to cope with much more drama when their flight residence was compelled to make an emergency touchdown after the airplane they have been in skilled some engine hassle. 

Following the sport, the crew took off from Providence airport in Rhode Island simply after 7:30 p.m. ET for what ought to have been a two-hour flight residence. Nonetheless, that journey time greater than doubled as a result of issues with their airplane. In response to WLWT in Cincinnati, a problem with the engine compelled the airplane to make an emergency touchdown at JFK airport in New York Metropolis. 

In response to FlightAware, the Bengals airplane landed in at JFK lower than an hour after leaving Windfall. 

As soon as the flight touched down at JFK, the complete crew was compelled to exit the airplane in order that they may swap to a brand new airplane. This is what issues regarded like on the JFK gate because the Bengals waited for his or her new airplane. 

An individual on the airplane told WLWT’s Mark Slaughter that the primary flight was “Slightly tough nevertheless it was okay! Landed safely.” 

The crew’s authentic flight was alleged to land in Cincinnati round 9:30 p.m. ET, however as a result of emergency touchdown, the Bengals did not get again to Cincinnati till simply after 1 a.m. ET. 

Though the Bengals acquired a scare on the flight, the excellent news for them is that they will not must get on a airplane anytime quickly. The Bengals shut the season with two straight residence video games and if they’ll win the AFC North, they will additionally get a house sport within the wild-card spherical, and if that occurs, they will not must fly once more till Jan. 21 or 22 on the earliest. 

The win over the Patriots on Saturday improved the Bengals to 11-4 on the season and if they’ll beat the Payments in Week 17, they will have a severe shot at incomes the No. 1 total seed within the AFC. The Bengals might additionally clinch the AFC North in Week 17 with a win over Buffalo and a Baltimore loss to Pittsburgh.