Carolina Panthers aboard emergency landing flight

Carolina Panthers cornerback Charles "Peanut" Tillman was aboard a Charlotte bound flight Tuesday night that made an emergency landing after a mechanical problem.

American Airlines Flight 1277 from Chicago landed in Indianapolis because of the mechanical issue, the airline said. Tillman tweeted out video showing dozens of emergency vehicles on the runway around 11p.

"Hopefully this will be my first and only emergency landing...#changingmyundewearnow #thankyouJesus," Tillman tweeted.

Mechanics found no problems after inspecting the aircraft, the airline said. The plane continued to Charlotte and landed around 12:30a.

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