URGENT: Loss of contact with French warplane
According to preliminary information, contact with a French Mirage 2000 fighter jet was lost.
According to the French media, it was the last contact with the commander of the pilot in the area of “Jura” in the east of the country and then disappeared the plane on radar screens.
According to an official statement from the French authorities, contact with the command of the aircraft was lost at 11 am local time, and they can no longer be contacted.
French security forces launched a search and rescue operation in the mountainous area, where the aircraft was believed to have landed in that area.