On 29 October 2018, a passenger aircraft belonging to Indonesian airline Lion Air crashed into the Java Sea.

188 people lost their lives in the plane crash. According to the information provided by our Embassy in Jakarta, no Hungarians were aboard the flight. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó has expressed his condolences to his Indonesian counterpart, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, with relation to the tragedy.

(Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade)