VTB will seek recovery of all debts with the airline “Transaero”


MOSCOW, November 3. VTB will seek recovery of all debts with the airline “Transaero” and to defend their interests within the law, including filing for bankruptcy. This was reported in the press service of VTB Bank, responding to a question about possible perspectives of development of the company “Transaero”.

The airline “Transaero” is on the verge of bankruptcy. Total debt of “Transaero” to creditor banks together with leasing is about 250 billion roubles. the Company “Siberia” wanted to buy “Transaero” and settle its debts. However, the representatives of the owner of airline “Siberia” Vladislav Fileva November 2, has announced the release of a businessman from the transaction on acquisition of actions “Transaero”. The reason the shareholders are unable to collect the required package of shares without legal encumbrances.

However, a substantial portion of the stock is pledged to the creditor banks, in particular VTB.