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Lufthansa jetliner plane diverts route due to flames at engine

Nice, France - This morning shortly after take-off from Nice airport towards Frankurt

An A-319 airplane of Lufthansa with 134 people on board inverted route at 6:00am of today, shortly after departure for an occurrence. It was taken off from Nice-Cote d'Azur and towards Frankfurt, flight LH1069, landing without consequences to the airport safely and not in emergency. Some minutes after airplane was in flight when passengers have noticed a noise similar to a blast and seen flames coming from one of the engines. All people on board are uninjured.

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World Aeronautical Press Agency
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