The Auction House of the Russian Federation held an auction to sell a building including the land plot on Oktyabrskaya embankment. The immovables previously belonging to OJSC Rossiya Airlines will become property of a new owner, the auction house informed.
The lot comprised a land plot (1,926 square meters in area) and a non-residential building (1,212.4 square meters in area). The building is not a heritage asset and can be reconstructed or even demolished, with the site to be redeveloped (preferably, as office premises, given that the project is located in a public and business development zone). Today, the building is out of use.
With 10 contenders bidding for the lot, the price grew by half to RUB 40.146 million during the auction (the starting price of the lot was RUB 25.846 million). OptimaLogistik was declared the winner. The asset has no mortgage encumbrances and will become property of the auction winner.
Rossiya Airlines (tax number: 7810814522) established in St. Petersburg accounts for about 40% of all air conveyance operations from the Pulkovo airport. Since 2011, it has been part of Aeroflot Group. The company's aircraft fleet includes An-148, Airbus A319/320, Boeing 737-500, Boeing 767-300.
The principal owners of the company are: OJSC Aeroflot (75% minus 1 share) and the government of St. Petersburg (25% plus 1 share).
Net loss (RAS) of Rossiya Airlines for 2011 was RUB 107.869 million, revenue was RUB 20.888 billion.