Air India flight loses contact, Hungarian fighter jet ensures safety
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.