Russian airline alliance AiRUnion is facing significant financial troubles and having trouble paying its bills, to the point where aircraft at Moscow Domodedovo, which controls fuel distribution, are not being fueled on time. "There are some open bills," a source close to the carrier confirmed to ATWOnline, adding that discussions about the future of the five-carrier alliance are intensifying between the Russian government and AiRUnion CEO Boris Abramovich and President Alexander Abramovich. ...

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