Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. ("Hawaiian") a wholly owned subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: HA), today announced the pricing of its offering of Enhanced Equipment Trust Certificates (the "Certificates") which will be used to obtain financing secured by eight Airbus aircraft.
The offering is comprised of $216,976,000 Class A Certificates and $45,010,000 Class B Certificates. Each class of Certificates represents an interest in its respective pass through trust. The trusts will use the proceeds from the offering to acquire equipment notes that will be secured by six Airbus A321-200neo and two Airbus A330-200 aircraft.
The two tranches of Certificates will have a weighted average interest rate of 7.85%.
The Class A Certificates will have an interest rate of 7.375% per annum and a final expected distribution date of September 15, 2027. The Class B Certificates will have an interest rate of 11.25% per annum and a final expected distribution date of September 15, 2025.
The offering is scheduled to close on August 5, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions. Hawaiian will receive net proceeds after transaction fees of approximately $259,366,140.
The Company will fully and unconditionally guarantee the payment obligations of Hawaiian under the equipment notes.
The Certificates are being offered and sold only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers, as defined in, and in reliance on, Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") and to non-U.S. persons in offshore transactions outside the United States in reliance on Regulation S under the Securities Act. The Certificates will not be registered under the Securities Act or any other securities laws of any jurisdiction and will not have the benefit of any exchange offer or other registration rights. The Certificates may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the Certificates nor shall there be any sale of the Certificates in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.