“Aeroflot” will consider proposals for conversion of debt “Transaero” in the action

MOSCOW, October 22. Aeroflot is considering various proposals regarding the situation around “Transaero”, in the framework of corporate procedures, but will not consider proposals for conversion of debt, Transaero’s share capital. This is stated in the message “Aeroflot”.

“Aeroflot” will consider proposals for conversion of debt before “Aeroflot” equity “Transaero”, is given in the message words of the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Aeroflot Kirill Androsov.

As explained by Androsov, the Board of Directors of the company in the framework of standard procedures of corporate governance examines the different proposals received to the address of Aeroflot.

A day earlier, Androsov said in an interview that the company’s Board of Directors is ready to consider a proposal to enter the share capital of Transaero in the case of receipts from the new owners of Transaero airlines such proposals. Later Aeroflot issued a press release in which it was accused of publishing unreliable information.

“Aeroflot” reports that the statements Androsova were transmitted by the correspondent accurately and without distortion of meaning, however, considers it necessary to clarify that these words should not be regarded as the willingness of “Aeroflot” to become the shareholder of “Transaero”, – stated in the message “Aeroflot”.

As previously reported, General Director of S7 airlines Vladislav Filev on Tuesday night acquired “at least 51% of actions “Transaero” Alexander Pleshakov, who is the largest shareholder of the airline.

The Board of Directors of “Aeroflot” September 3, 2015 for a Directive of the Ministry of economic development has approved the purchase of 75% plus 1 action “Transaero” indebted about 250 billion rubles to creditors and counterparties, for a symbolic 1 rouble But the transaction did not take place due to the fact that the shareholders “Transaero” has broken a term of the offer.