Ex-Polar Air Cargo COO jailed four years for fraud

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FORMER Polar Air Cargo chief operating officer Lars Winkelbauer sentenced four years in prison for defrauding the airline of more than US$32 million, reports London’s Air Cargo News. Winkelbauer previously admitted guilt to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering, said the US Attorney’s Office, Southern District of New York in a press release. US Attorney Damian Williams said: ‘Lars Winkelbauer abused his high-level position at Polar for over a decade, extracting millions of...


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