MOSCOW, 21 Oct. Aviation authorities of the Russian Federation adopted a comprehensive decision on the future of the airline “Transaero”, said the Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev.
Rosaviatsia his order revoked operator certificate of airline “Transaero” since October 26, was announced by the head of Department Alexander Neradko. According to him, the Federal air transport Agency, the Commission unanimously found the carrier not having the ability to service debt and to Fund current operations, were also identified violations of consumer rights.
“We must proceed from this statement of the Russian aviation authorities… the Aviation authorities, I think a comprehensive solution adopted, given a comprehensive review,” said the speaker, answering a question of journalists, whether he considered it expedient to purchase the shareholders of group of companies S7 controlling stake in Transaero.
Transaero airlines has been unable to service debts, which form together with the leasing obligations of about 250 billion rubles. Sale of tickets is stopped and passengers are transported group airlines “Aeroflot” and other carriers. The court at the request of the savings Bank has already initiated proceedings on bankruptcy of “Transaero” and appointed on 25 November, hearings on the review of the Bank statements.