British Airways A320 over Switzerland on Jul 5th 2018, loss of communication
Last Update: July 5, 2018 / 20:27:20 GMT/Zulu time
A listener on frequency reported Swiss ATC radioed at least 4 times about an impending intercept by Swiss Hornets. While the intercept aircraft were already airborne ATC tried again to contact the crew for 2 or 3 times, however, without response. Finally the aircraft responded, the Swiss fighter pilots congratulated the crew for the special show they had just received.
According to information The Aviation Herald received ATC contacted the airline's dispatch with the correct frequency, dispatch sent a message with the frequency to the crew via ACARS.
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