Those without money “VIM-Avia” prepaired at Vnukovo airport, the Ministry of transport refused state support
All operating activities “VIM-Avia” will be carried out from Vnukovo airport, while all passengers will not be transported. About it as transfers TASS, said the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vnukovo airport Vitaly Vantsev.
“All operations will be carried out from Vnukovo airport as the base airport until, until you have carried all the passengers,” he said. All aircraft perebeinos in Vnukovo. During the two days will be approval mesh schedules with the participation of carriers ready to provide support in transportation of passengers “VIM-Avia”.
Later on Tuesday, Minister of transport Maxim Sokolov, said that the state “VIM-Avia” does not make sense, as the company practically stopped working. Help, according to him, required only for passengers with tickets on flights of the airline. This was also announced by the Agency TASS.
“These proposals are generated by staff and through the Ministry of transport will be sent to the government,” – said the Minister. With the removal of the passengers, “VIM-Avia”, he said, can help the Greek airline.
The day before, we will remind, the newspaper “Vedomosti” wrote that the base airport of the airline, Domodedovo, refused to serve her in duty. According to the newspaper, first of all, we are talking about fuel, which is granted only until Monday inclusive. Also, the newspaper called the amount of the debt of the airline to the airport is 500 million rubles. From-for debts of airlines in danger of losing its main asset – the aircraft.
On Monday it became known that the Federal air transport Agency has initiated an unscheduled inspection of the airline “VIM-Avia”. According to the Agency, lengthy delays associated with the company’s debt to the fuel and gas organizations.
The company, however, said that temporary difficulties with the schedule called “traditional seasonal slowdown, which has led to disputes of businesses and delays of several flights.”
In the afternoon of September 25, “VIM-Avia” stopped execution of Charter flights. According to preliminary estimates, the airline before the end of the summer season has committed itself to carry about 200 thousand passengers – including about 100 thousand Russian tourists.
All Charter flights of “VIM-Avia” to the end of the season in full was paid by the tour operators. To return to Russia a number of tourists operators can not, they will not be able to allocate funds to re-pay flight (at least $ 10 million) without jeopardizing the stable operation of the market.
The Ministry of transport announced that it would conduct an assessment of the potential financial risks of the airline for passengers by the end of this year. On behalf of the Ministry of transport had resumed work created in the summer of the crisis staff on the prevention of failures passengers who bought tickets for flights of the airline.
This is the second wave of major delays with the airline. In may 2017, the carrier started to massively delay the flights from different airports, the company explained that the late arrival of the aircraft. To stabilize the situation, “VIM-Avia” partially reduced Charter program for the summer, abolishing the 13 directions. To eliminate delays helped by other carriers.