Ukrainian Politics

 Regions Rybak Jr. Spent 5 Million on Chartered Flights in One Year

Kiev city council deputy and the head of State Architecture Construction Inspection (SACI) Oleksandr Rybak has spen 5 million hryvnias on chartered flights in just one year.

Censor.NET reports that since 2011 to beginning of 2012 Rybak Jr (son of Volodymyr Rybak - one of the Party of Regions founders) has conducted 12 chartered return flights with total cost reaching practically 5 million UAH (over 1.1 million USD) in just a year.

The biggest spending fell on his wife's birthday. The flight to Milan and back cost about 80 thousand euro. The family stopped in the prestigious 5-star Carlton Hotel Baglioni paying 5,280 EUR for the stay alone. A 45-minute concert of Adriano Celentano cost him 200,000 EUR and 30 minutes of Columbian singer Shakira's performance - 35,000 EUR.

But the crowning jewel was the flight to Dubai on December 29, 2011, and return to Ukraine on January 29 this year. Bombardier CL-600-2 B 16 Challenger 605 (tail number - A 7- CEA ) was chartered from Qatar Airways.

One way trip cost 37,500 EUR and the total cost constituted 227,000 EUR.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n219700