Date: 3 months ago   Category: Investigations

The former head of Transaero who has run away from Russia was accused of waste of one billion


Alexander Burdin
The former CEO of Transaero Alexander Burdin is in absentia accused of waste 1,3 billion rubles. On Tuesday, August 28, in the Investigative Committee of Russia (ICR) have reported to TASS in connection with arrest in absentia of Burdin by Meshchansky Court of Moscow about it. "Within investigation of criminal case it is established that during the period from March 4 to October, 2016 nonpayment of the payments to 6804 employees of airline established by the law has made not less than 400 million rubles" — have told in department. Besides, according to ICR, Burdin from October, 2015 to September, 2017, abusing the powers, I have made a number of financial and economic transactions and I have stolen property by waste, having caused Transaero damage for the sum more than 1,3 billion rubles. "With the purpose to avoid criminal prosecution Burdin has disappeared from law enforcement agencies in this connection has been put on the international wanted list" — have noted in department. Burdin since November, 2015 ran Transaero (before he was a deputy director general on finance), then since September until the end of October, 2017 headed VIM Airlines. Transaero has stopped flights in the fall of 2015 because of a debt in 250 billion rubles. Then at airline have withdrawn the air operator certificate, and in September, 2017 it has been declared by bankrupt. As the head of VIM Airlines Burdin has replaced Alexander Kochnev. According to TASS, on August 28 charge under three articles of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation has been brought to Kochnev finally ("The abuse of authority which has entailed heavy consequences"; "Illegal receiving the credit" and "Currency transfer to nonresidents of the Russian Federation with use of false documents"). Now Kochnev is under house arrest. If you became the witness of an important event, you have a news, questions or the idea to material, write to us: crime@lenta-co.rubolshe of important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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