Court postpones Moscow Airlines bankruptcy case
MOSCOW, September 9 - RAPSI, Sergei Feklyunin. The Moscow Commercial Court has postponed until October 7 its hearing of Kazan Motor Production Association's application for the bankruptcy of Moscow Airlines, the court told the Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI).
Kazan Motor Production Association won a judgment of 30.68 million rubles ($1 million) in a suit against Moscow Airlines, which entered into legal force on August 30.
The engine manufacturer's bankruptcy application was submitted to the court on September 1. It was postponed, however, due to the courts need to verify that the engine manufacturers judgment against the airline had already entered into force.
Moscow Airlines stopped selling tickets in late December 2010 and ceased operations in January 2011 due to financial troubles.
UTair airline committed to employ Moscow Airlines' air crews and most of engineers and technicians, the Federal Air Transport Agency reported.