Big scare in the NBA. Utah Jazz was supposed to move from Salt Lake City to Memphis, but It hit a flock of birds, Delta Airlines confirmed, and I had to make an emergency landing.
The aircraft impacted, minutes after takeoff, against one or more birds and that caused the loss of left engine, the pilot had to return to the airport of origin. Luckily the landing did not have major complications, the maneuver was also supervised by the firefighters. The flight had started at 1:15 p.m. and landed again at 1:40 p.m., thus showing FlightAware its short haul.
In the images that transcended on Twitter you can see the damage suffered by the plane, some noticeable cracks and nose clearly stained with animal blood. Although he did not leave any injuries, some were shocked by what happened. Franchise star Donovan Mitchell, for example, tweeted the emoji of little hands together that is popularly linked to a prayer or prayer.