Air India flight loses contact, Hungarian fighter jet ensures safety

18 days ago | 11-03-2017 | ANI

New Delhi Mar. 10 : Air India flight AI 171 from Ahmedabad lost contact with (Air Traffic Control flying) ATC flying over Hungarian air space today.

A Hungarian fighter jet was then deployed to ensure safety of the aircraft with at least 231 passengers and 18 crew members on board.

This reportedly happened due to a frequency fluctuation.

The flight later landed safely with all passengers and crew safe.