Transaero cancels on 25 October flight 103

MOSCOW, October 24. Transaero cancels 103 flights on 25 October. About it reported in a press-service “Aeroflot”, in the operational management of which is Transaero.

“Other flights of airline “Transaero” 25 October 2015 are tentatively scheduled. If flights are cancelled, call center of airline “Transaero” will produce an alert”, – reads the communication of the airline.

The bankruptcy of the company

The decision on bankruptcy “Transaero”, the accumulated 250 billion debt and under the operational management of “Aeroflot” was adopted at the governmental meeting with the participation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on October 1.

The carrier has closed the sale of tickets. Airline tickets (round-trip) for transportation originating before December 15, and ending after 15 December will be cancelled. Air operator certificate “Transaero” will be revoked on October 26.

Previously to the publication RBK reported that the group shareholder of S7 airlines Vladislav Filev has acquired not less than 51% of actions “Transaero” Alexander Pleshakov, who is the largest shareholder of the airline. The amount of the transaction, the participants did not disclose, however, noted that it “significantly more than one rouble” and satisfy all parties involved.

According to Fileva, from shareholders “Transaero” has a plan of settlement with creditors of the airline. He also noted that new shareholders will try to avoid bankruptcy of the airline.