ANKARA, 28 Sep /PRIME/. Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that Vladimir Putin is constantly informed about the measures taken in connection with the situation with the airline “VIM-Avia”.
“The President is constantly informed about the measures taken, but the main work is done through the government. There is taking energetic measures,” said Peskov told reporters, answering a question, reported any results to the President, the Minister of transport Maxim Sokolov and Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich, as well as a request to comment on the information about the escape of the co-owners of the airline and the detention of the General Director.
The situation with the flight “VIM-Avia” has escalated over the weekend. The airline on Monday officially admitted that it did not have the Finance to continue the work and cease to operate charters. Transporting passengers under the control of the Ministry of transport and the Federal air transport Agency has joined other airlines. Total debt of “VIM-Avia” for services, fuel, airport and ground support equipment is about 1.3 billion rubles, stated in the message of the Russian government dated 28 September to the allocation to the carrier of public funds in the amount of 98 million rubles.
General Director and chief accountant of airline “VIM-Avia” arrested on charges of fraud, and the owners fled abroad, reported to journalists on Thursday an official representative SK the Russian Federation Svetlana Petrenko. As noted by Smith, “measures are being taken to establish them (Murzakevich) location”.