Plane engine trouble brings Donald Trump to Nashville briefly

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Presidential candidate Donald Trump was in Nashville for a short while Wednesday, but he wasn’t doing any campaigning.

His plane was diverted to the Nashville International Airport at 4:40 p.m. due to engine trouble.

The airport tweeted a photo of the plane saying, “Just making a quick pit stop. Welcome to BNA, @realDonaldTrump!”

The Federal Aviation Administration released the following statement: “A Boeing B757, diverted from its planned route and landed safely at the Nashville International Airport tonight at 4:40 pm. after reporting engine problems. The FAA will investigate.”

WKRN learned his visit was short-lived as he and his campaign were put on a different plane so they could continue on their way.

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