Moscow. October 30. Aeroflot on Friday was listed in “Transaero” the next tranche in the amount of 500 million roubles on payment of advance to the employees of the airline in October of this year, said a source in the Aeroflot group.
“The legitimate General Director of “Transaero” continues Dmitry Saprykin, and Transaero remains under the operational control of “Aeroflot”. Since “Aeroflot” has not received confirmation of the legitimacy of the change of the General Director “Transaero”, “Aeroflot” has decided to continue financing the payment of salaries to the staff of “Transaero”, – said the interlocutor.
Air operator certificate of airline “Transaero” was cancelled on October 26, “in connection with deterioration of key performance indicators and financial-economic state activities that affect the safety and rights of consumers”. On 27 October the company announced that the Board of Directors of “Transaero” at the meeting on 23 October adopted the decision to dismiss the General Director of airline Dmitry Saprykin, his position was taken by the Deputy head of the flight Department of the company Valery Zaitsev.
However, the General Director of “Aeroflot” Vitaly Saveliev said earlier that Saprykin insists on the necessity of convincing evidence, “that this correspondence Council meeting legitimate.”