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Lufthansa Flight 427 Heads To Germany After Being Diverted At PHL

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PHILADELPHIA - A plane headed to Germany made an unexpected landing at Philadelphia International Airport on Sunday night.

Lufthansa flight 427 originally took off from PHL and was headed to Germany when Philadelphia Police sources say an indicator light went on, denoting some kind of landing gear problem.

Sources tell FOX 29 the flight circled the Philadelphia area, including Chester County for nearly an hour, burning fuel before making the landing at PHL.

Crews worked for at least an hour fixing the problem. A spokesperson for  PHL Airport tells us they worked with passengers to make hotel arrangements for the night.

No injuries were reported.

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