Environmental Groups Slam Sting Over Private Jet Use

by VR Sreeraman on  July 1, 2008 at 4:54 PM Environmental Health   - G J E 4
 Environmental Groups Slam Sting Over Private Jet Use
British singer Sting has come under fire from environmental groups for chartering a jet for his own private use.

The singer, a longtime campaigner for green issues, has now been accused of failing to do his bit for the environment by flying between Germany and London over the weekend.

A spokesman for Leipzig airport, where he disembarked, confirmed reports that he travelled alone, although the craft had space for 14 other people.

"Sting was the only passenger on board the Falcon 2000 aircraft," Contactmusic quoted the spokesman, as saying.\

Environmentalists are especially crying foul because Sting has regularly called on the public to cut back on their carbon emissions to help save the planet.

Source: ANI

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
User Avatar
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted I agree to the terms and conditions

You May Also Like