The court sentenced the participant of the supply of the Vostochny space centre to seven years

Annunciation city court sentenced the head of the company “Stroysnab-DV Korentsova P. A. to seven years in a strict regime colony, and the chief of the supply division of the company “Ideal” Kulaevu to 3,6 years of probation. The court’s decision specifies that their actions caused damage of $ 11.6 million rubles, while the supply to the enterprises that were involved in the construction of the Vostochny space centre.

According to the materials of the case, the chief of the supply Department, OOO “Ideal” Kudlaev invited the General Director of OOO “Stroysnab-DV Korentsova to supply the materials at inflated prices with the purpose of misappropriation of funds. The money was transferred to the company Kurentsova.

According to the press service of the Annunciation city court, they artificially inflated the cost of materials. During the investigation the fault of both defendants has been proven.

In mid-September the military Prosecutor’s office opened a new criminal case against the contractor and subcontractors who were responsible for the construction of infrastructure of the Vostochny space centre. They are accused of stealing 1.5 million rubles. According to preliminary data, the defendants entered into agreements with three different companies to perform the same work on waterproofing of the same object of the spaceport.