Cathay B773 over Austria and Hungary on Jul 30th 2016, loss of communication leads to intercept
Last Update: August 1, 2016 / 22:29:21 GMT/Zulu time
Hungary's Ministry of Defense confirmed two Gripen Fighter Aircraft exceeded the sonic barrier while intercepting a civilian airliner enroute from Zurich to Hong Kong, which had failed to contact Austrian and Hungarian Air Traffic Control.
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