Newly released figures covering the corporation’s spending from April to June show how executives travelled to Los Angeles, Tel Aviv, India and Canada.
Matthew Postgate, the Beeb’s Chief Technology and Product Officer, spent £6,880 on a return flight to Miami, Florida. He earns £310,000 a year.
Jonathan Munro, who earns £166,000 as Head of Newsgathering, spent £2,420 on a return flight to New York City.
And Neelay Patel, who earns £197,313 as Director, TV & Radio, Digital Products & Broadcast Systems, also caught a return to the Big Apple at a cost of £2,124.
The Director-General, Tony Hall, spent a total of £1,250 on three return flights to Lisbon, Portugal; Geneva, Switzerland and Albania.
Mary Hockaday, Controller of World Service English earns £168,800 a year, but still claimed back a travel fare of £2.08.
And Bruce Malcolm, Head of Service Development, Nations and Regions who earns £150,818 a year, claimed back a total of £22.99 on protective cases for an iPad and iPhone.
The figures for expenses, gifts and hospitality of senior managers who earn over £150,000 were published yesterday by the BBC.
Top ten flight jet-setting cash-splashers
Matthew Postgate: £6,880 London to Miami
Jonathan Munro: £2,420 London to New York City
Neelay Patel: £2,124 London to New York City
Shirley Cameron:£1,353 London to India
Glyn Isherwood: £1,353 London to India
Mike Ford: £1,350 London to India
Mary Hockaday: £1,200 London to Ottowa
Thomas McDonald: £1,181 London to Los Angeles
Sarah Sands: £1,113, London to Tel Aviv
Bob Shennan: £850 London to Miami
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