Vnesheconombank subsidiary VEB Leasing is seeking US Export-Import Bank guarantees to help finance Boeing 777 aircraft on lease to Aeroflot.
A decision is expected after 16 December, according Ex-Im's minutes on the request.
In August, VEB Leasing issued a request for proposals for Ex-Im-backed financing to support six Boeing 777 aircraft on lease to Aeroflot, according to market sources.
In 2012, VEB-Leasing and Aeroflot entered into finance leases on four Boeing 777-300 aircraft.
VEB-Leasing agreed to finance the purchase, which delivered in January, February, March and April, under long-term contracts.
Neither VEB-Leasing nor Aeroflot was available for comment at the time of press.