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No injuries in Germanwings plane emergency landing

(Xinhua) Updated: 2015-04-04 20:28

BERLIN - No one was hurt when an Airbus plane of the German low-cost airline Germanwings made an emergency landing at Stuttgart Airport due to "technical error," the Focus Online reported on Saturday.

The pilot reported an unknown defect of the plane around 11 am.

local time, some one hour after the Germanwings Flight 4U 814 bound for Venice took off from Cologne.

The plane made an emergency landing at Stuttgart Airport around ten minutes later, with nobody being hurt, the report said, quoting the manager of the airport, Georg Fundel.

Fundel said it is being examined whether the passengers should switch to other Germanwings flights or the emergency landing aircraft can be repaired quickly.

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