Posted on 09/09/2016 by AviaSeller Tem
Dissatisfied with the meals on Board aircraft, the passenger decided to take revenge on the airline by stealing a life jacket. “Souvenir” could cost him two years of imprisonment.
The incident occurred on Board of “Aurora airlines”, carrying out flight Vladivostok-Khabarovsk-Magadan. Passenger pulled from under the seat a lifejacket value of 7.1 thousand rubles, hid in his backpack and carried outside the airport. He was subsequently detained by employees of transport police, the press service of the Magadan transport Prosecutor’s office.
With the further proceedings-the kidnapper life jacket explained that he decided to go on the offense after flight attendants refused to provide him with a special meal in flight. Vest touchy passenger intended to use while fishing.
A criminal case was opened under article “theft”, the maximum punishment provides imprisonment for the term up to two years. After the confirmation of the indictment Magadan transport Prosecutor’s office sent the case to the court for consideration on the merits.
Two years ago law enforcement officers have noted an increase of thefts of life jackets on the Siberian and far Eastern flights. The hunt for a special means of salvation announced by the fishermen. The police noted that, as a rule, people who are trying to steal the life jackets, do not consider their actions criminal and would not think about the fact that endanger the safety and lives of passengers in case of possible emergencies.