Consideration of the claim of the airport of Blagoveshchensk to “Transaero” will begin on November 16

BLAGOVESHCHENSK, October 22. The court session on the lawsuit of the state enterprise “Airport Blagoveshchensk” to the airline “Transaero” on the debt of the carrier scheduled for November 16, reported on the official website of the Arbitration court of the Amur region.

On Thursday held a preliminary hearing of the court. The day before the claimant received a petition to reduce the size of the claim. In a press-service of the court did not specify how reduced their money.

Earlier it was reported that the airport of Blagoveshchensk demanded to collect from airline “Transaero” in excess of 15.8 million rubles of debt under the contract for airport and ground service. According to the court, the contract for airport and ground servicing of aircraft between Transaero airlines and the airport of Blagoveshchensk was concluded in March 2009.

At the beginning of October “Aeroflot” has refused to buy 75% of actions “Transaero” for a symbolic 1 ruble due to the fact that the owners of Transaero airlines broke a term of the offer.

General Director of S7 airlines Vladislav Filev on Tuesday evening, announced that it has acquired “at least 51% of actions “Transaero” Alexander Pleshakov, who is the largest shareholder of the airline.