The Board of Directors of “Transaero” will consider the letter to creditors

The Board of Directors of “Transaero” will consider the letter to creditors


The letter, which the Board plans to consider at the next meeting, was signed by the heads of the banks-creditors of “Transaero” – the absolute Bank, Novikombank, Minbank, ICD, International financial club, BFA Bank.

MOSCOW, 20 Oct. Chairman of the Board of Directors of “Transaero” Olga Pleshakova confirmed that the Board of Directors at the nearest session will consider the letter to creditors about the change of the General Director of the airline. She announced this in his Twitter.

Letter 6 of the lenders, the Board of Directors of TRANSAERO has received and will review at the next meeting

— Olga Pleshakova (@olgatransaero) 20 October 2015

Previously, the creditors Committee Transaero Pleshakova sent the letter with the request to change the General Director Dmitry Saprykin, appointed Aeroflot in September in preparation for the reorganization. Lenders propose to appoint to this position Alexander Burdin. Creditors offered to discuss the change of CEO at the meeting of the Board of Directors “Transaero” on October 22.

The letter was signed by the heads of the banks-creditors of “Transaero” — the absolute Bank, Novikombank, Minbank, ICD, International financial club, BFA Bank.

The plan for the transfer of 75% of actions “Transaero” state “Aeroflot” for the subsequent rehabilitation took off. Thereafter, the creditors and the authorities are considering the option of bankruptcy of the troubled airline. Alfa-Bank and Sberbank filed lawsuits in the courts for recognition of the company bankrupt. VTB on Tuesday announced the intention to sue a similar statement.

Total debt of the company together with the leasing liabilities amount to about 250 billion rubles. Financial debt of “Transaero” before VTB is 12 billion rubles, Gazprombank — 7.9 billion rubles, the Sberbank — 6 billion rubles. The largest lessors are VEB and VTB, who provided the aircraft, with 55 and 40 billion rubles. Leasing debt to Sberbank is not disclosed, however it is known that the company transferred six planes that cost more than 10 billion rubles.