Air India flight loses contact, Hungarian fighter jet ensures safety

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India] Mar. 10 (ANI): 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. (ANI)