A London-centered govt of flagship Russian airline Aeroflot has reportedly been detained by Russian protection products and services on suspicion of passing condition strategies to Britain.
The TASS and RIA news businesses determined the govt as Dmitry Fedotkin, Reuters described. He is reported to deny any wrongdoing.
An unnamed Russian resource is cited by TASS and RIA as expressing that Dmitry Fedotkin handed strategies about Russia’s social and political problem to MI6.
He is reported to have experienced no obtain to condition strategies joined to aviation. He could encounter up to 20 several years in jail if convicted of significant treason.
Information from Moscow’s Lefortovsky District Court docket demonstrate it opened a condition treason situation from an unique named DA Fedotkin on Wednesday.
In accordance to his LinkedIn profile, Mr Fedotkin has been Aeroflot’s station manager in Britain because October 2015 and was the airline’s Uk country manager for virtually