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The Miami Dolphins can't catch a break, unless the break is to their chartered airplane. According to the FAA as well as the team itself, the Dolphins chartered jet was backed into another airplane in Dallas.
ORLANDO, FL (Catholic Online) - Yesterday was a rough day for the Dolphins team as they suffered a loss to the Dallas Cowboys. Then, their plans to return home were delayed by at least three hours while they waited for a replacement plane.
According to airport officials, the charter plane was backed too far and collided with an American Airlines jet. The damage appeared to be minor and nobody was injured, but the planes had to be grounded for repairs.
Meanwhile, the payers were stranded in Dallas until a new jet arrived. Several players expressed their dismay on Twitter.
The Dolphins finally touched down safely at 7:30 AM, Thursday morning.
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