Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 1/16/12
A charter flight carrying 44 members of the Pistons organization and family members had to make an emergency landing at Hobby Airport in Houston this afternoon. Team spokesman Kevin Grigg said that everyone on the plane was safe. According to the Detroit Free Press:A Houston Airport System spokesman says the crew of MD-80 displaying the Pistons team logo reported problems with the hydraulics operating the aircraft’s left-side landing gear and declared an emergency.The plane was able to taxi to a private terminal and the passengers were let off. The PIstons play the Rockets on Tuesday. You can add planes to the list of snakes, sharks, long bridges and monsters of things that I'm not a fan of. It's a wonder that stories of professional athletes being afraid of flying haven't come out. Picture propers to freep.com
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