Jet in emergency landing in Ky., flies on to Texas

LOUISVILLE, KY

American Airlines flight 2559 reported the emergency around 4:50 p.m. Monday. Jim Faulkner, a spokesman for the airline, said a cockpit indicator indicated a fuel transfer problem and the plane landed as a precaution at Louisville International Airport shortly after 5 p.m.

The MD-80 aircraft later flew on to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. .

The flight originated in Newark, N.J.

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