S7 has denied the information on cancellation of the deal with Transaero airlines

S7 has denied the information on cancellation of the deal with Transaero airlines


Moscow. October 26. The airline “Siberia” (working under the brand S7) denied the information stating that the owner of “Siberia” Vladislav Filev has left the transaction on purchase of actions “Transaero”.

“This information is untrue”, – said the official representative of S7.

As reported earlier, some media with reference to sources close to the banks-creditors of “Transaero” transaction shareholders purchase of S7 airlines, Transaero cancelled. According to sources, Filevi refused to buy a share Pleskovich (shareholders “Transaero”) after stopping the operation of the airline.

At the beginning of September of current year it became known that “Transaero” will be included into the Aeroflot group. It was assumed that 75% + 1 share of the carrier will be sold to Aeroflot for a token 1 ruble. A month later it became known that shareholders “Transaero” were not able to consolidate the required stake. As a result “Aeroflot” has refused the offer, and state agencies stated that the only option may be bankruptcy “Transaero”.

Around the same time for an unplanned activity “Transaero” said the Federal air transport Agency. Last week there were two bankruptcy claims carrier – from Sberbank and Alfa-Bank. On the eve of the announcement of the results of the inspection of Federal air transport Agency group S7 reported that the shareholders of the company agreed with “Transaero” on the purchase of “not less than 51% of the shares”. On 26 October the certificate of the operator Transaero has been cancelled.