A new scandal erupted in Ukraine, concerning the case of the An-26 transporter who suffered a disaster near Kharkov. Recall, that the plane crashed 25 September last year in the area of the city of Chuguev. Then only one cadet from 27 human, on board.
A new scandal is associated with, that the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, he is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Ruslan Khomchak and the Commander of the country's Air Force Sergey Drozdov filed a lawsuit against the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.
The lawsuit requires the main military department to abolish disciplinary sanctions, which were previously applied to Khomchak and Drozdov in connection with the An-26 disaster. Last November, based on the results of departmental audit, Ruslan Khomchak received a disciplinary sanction, and Sergey Drozdov and a number of other high-ranking representatives of the Air Force - severe reprimands.
Recall, that earlier in Ukraine another scandal manifested itself with the same military transport aircraft An-26. The press claimed, that the dispatcher delayed granting the right to land, giving priority to board, which was the son of a high-ranking Ukrainian military. It was about the son of the Ukrainian Air Force Commander Drozdov. Then Drozdov himself confirmed the information that, what's on the plane, landed on the same day at the airport, really was his son, however, accurate data on, was it provided to the plane, in which he was, priority, was not announced during the investigation.
Earlier, there was also information about such a possible cause of the disaster as the exhausted resource of the An-26 aircraft engines..