As a part of trials to use highways for emergency landings, a Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft of Indian Air Force was made to land on Yamuna Express way today. It was followed by a helicopter landing as well on the same express way.
It was done on Yamuna Express way that connects Greater Noida with Agra in Delhi NCR. The landing was successful and it was carried out at around 6:40 AM in the morning amid tight security.
As per Indian Air Force, more such trials will be done so as to prepare themselves for emergency landings in case of any eventuality.
Watch the video to see how an aircraft could made a successful landing on an Indian road.