The security service of Ukraine detected an attempt of illegal export from Ukraine of components for Il-76 aircraft worth more than USD 100 thousand. About it reports a press-Department service.
According to a report in November of this year in one of the Ukrainian aircraft repair facilities were renovated transport aircraft Il-76 at the request of a Central African countries.
According to SBU, the group, consisting of citizens of Ukraine planned to export this aircraft military goods – accessories for aircraft.
“During the in-depth customs inspection of the vessel on the day of departure, law enforcement officers discovered a shipment of smuggled components with a total value of more than 100 thousand dollars”, – stated in the message.
To conceal the transfer of military goods attackers issued them as civilian goods.
SBU investigators opened criminal proceedings on signs of the crime under article 333 (“Illegal exportation outside Ukraine of raw materials, equipment, technologies to create weapons, military and special equipment”) of the Criminal code. Urgent investigative actions.