“VEB-Leasing” for “Transaero” may need 30 billion rubles

“VEB-Leasing” for “Transaero” may need 30 billion rubles

Leasing companies VTB and VEB may be necessary recapitalization at the worst development of events in connection with “Transaero”. It is reported that while this issue is not.

MOSCOW, 28 Oct. “VEB-Leasing” in the worst case scenario situation with “Transaero” will need additional capitalization in the amount of 30 billion rubles, told journalists the head of VEB Vladimir Dmitriev.

First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov on October 21, said that the situation with the airline “Transaero” additional capitalization may be required of leasing companies, VTB and VEB, but while this issue is not.

“I think, approximately, if we assume the worst-case scenario, — 30 billion (rubles — ed.)”, — Dmitriev said, answering a question of journalists about the amount of recapitalization leasing daughters of the Corporation in connection with the situation with “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, the operator’s certificate revoked from October 26, passengers transport group airlines “Aeroflot” and other carriers, and a number of creditors have filed a Declaration of bankruptcy.

“VEB-Leasing” is the largest lessor “Transaero”, they have the aircraft to 55 billion rubles.