Aeroflot’s plans to acquire Transaero Airlines have fallen through and the Russian government will allow Transaero to enter bankruptcy, placing the carrier’s future in serious doubt.  A source confirmed to ATW that the Russian government has ruled out rescuing Transaero. ATW understands that the government decided Transaero’s debt burden was too high for a bailout to be viable. On Sept. 1, it was announced Aeroflot would acquire struggling Transaero. Aeroflot, ...

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