A possible motive forced a United Express flight bound for Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to make an unexpected landing at South Bend International Airport Saturday night, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. Federal Aviation Administration.
The crew of United Express Flight 3803, operated by Air Wisconsin, reported a possible engine problem at 7:42 p.m. while checking in to O’Hare from Pensacola International Airport in Florida.
As a result, the plane was diverted to the airport in South Bend, Indiana and landed without incident at 8:13 p.m. EST, according to authorities.
No injuries have been reported.
The FAA is expected to conduct an investigation.
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