ALERT Gripens fighter jets scrambled today as small plane entered Hungarian airspace without permission

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A small sport-aircraft have entered the Hungarian airspace near Szombathely, Hungary today without permission.

NATO Integrated Air Defense System has alerted Hungarian Air Force. Two Gripens took off from Kecskemét Airbase and identified the aircraft which has left Hungarian airspace around 1435 local time (1235 UTC).

The aircraft took off from took from Graz, Austria. Hungarian authorities have contacted Austria about this incident.

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