"Based on materials from the Security Service of Ukraine, the Prosecutor General's Office notified former head of the State Aviation Service of Ukraine of suspicion under Part 2, Art. 364 (abuse of power or office) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine," the statement reads.
"The former official is charged with obstruction of certain air carriers and enterprises providing aviation services. He has been put under house arrest as a preventive measure," the SBU noted.
As previously reported, Sept. 4, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dismissed Denys Antoniuk from his post as head of the State Aviation Service.