Enron execs fly luxury jet to bankruptcy
hearings in NY and DC.... um...
What are they going to say to the
attendants on the jets? "Sorry, we can't
tip you, the company's bankrupt...
would you pass me the caviar and
top off my champange, please?"
What is wrong with these people?
I personally know at least 10 honest,
hard-working people who have now
lost big chunks of their pension funds.
(randing from a quarter million to
"Jan. 31 — Enron executives and lawyers appear to be going bankrupt in style, traveling to bankruptcy court hearings in New York in the company's two remaining private jets......
An Enron spokesperson has confirmed a total of eight corporate jet trips to New York and Washington since the bankruptcy, saying the flights were more efficient than commercial travel.
A round-trip commercial flight, Houston to New York, could be as little as $365 in coach. According to aviation executives, the same trip on an Enron jet would cost tens of thousands of dollars.
The Enron executives seen leaving the airport Wednesday used the corporate jet to attend the funeral of J. Clifford Baxter, a former Enron executive who committed suicide on Jan. 25. Enron says that is the only nonbusiness trip since the bankruptcy....."