5th National Legal & Financial Conference on

Airline Restructuring

Increase the Value of Your Transactions Through Expert Insight on Recent Bankruptcies, Workouts and Financing Opportunities

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

About

Increase the Value of Your Transactions Through Expert Insight on Recent Bankruptcies, Workouts
and Financing Opportunities

If you are at all involved in airline restructurings or aircraft finance, it is more import than ever to move fast applying expert knowledge to your future deals and transactions. With recent airline mergers, heightened oil prices, the prospect of industry consolidation, and bankruptcy filings by Delta and Northwest, the airline industry continues to lurch from crisis to crisis. You must stay on the cutting edge of information to avoid costly mistakes and missed opportunities.

The publication from the American Conference Institute's Airline Restructuring event will provide you with insight from accomplished industry leaders who have vast experience analyzing the industry and offering guidance on business, legal and finance decisions. Leading executives from key firms including Avitas, Caylon Securities, Compass Advisers, GATX Financial, International Lease Finance Corporation, Seabury Group, Simat Helliesen & Eichner, Standard & Poor's and United Airlines will give you the latest information and valuable advice on:

  • Translating market analysts' views on consolidation in the industry into advice for your company
  • Assessing the impact of the 18-month outlook for oil prices on the airline industry
  • Capitalizing on trends in the airline securities market
  • Identifying - through the lessors' eyes - the opportunities in the secondary aircraft markets

Contents & Contributors

About

Increase the Value of Your Transactions Through Expert Insight on Recent Bankruptcies, Workouts
and Financing Opportunities

If you are at all involved in airline restructurings or aircraft finance, it is more import than ever to move fast applying expert knowledge to your future deals and transactions. With recent airline mergers, heightened oil prices, the prospect of industry consolidation, and bankruptcy filings by Delta and Northwest, the airline industry continues to lurch from crisis to crisis. You must stay on the cutting edge of information to avoid costly mistakes and missed opportunities.

The publication from the American Conference Institute's Airline Restructuring event will provide you with insight from accomplished industry leaders who have vast experience analyzing the industry and offering guidance on business, legal and finance decisions. Leading executives from key firms including Avitas, Caylon Securities, Compass Advisers, GATX Financial, International Lease Finance Corporation, Seabury Group, Simat Helliesen & Eichner, Standard & Poor's and United Airlines will give you the latest information and valuable advice on:

  • Translating market analysts' views on consolidation in the industry into advice for your company
  • Assessing the impact of the 18-month outlook for oil prices on the airline industry
  • Capitalizing on trends in the airline securities market
  • Identifying - through the lessors' eyes - the opportunities in the secondary aircraft markets

Contents & Contributors


WHAT UNITED HAS TAUGHT US ABOUT AIRLINE RESTRUCTURING
James H.M. Sprayregen, Goodman Sachs & Co.

LESSORS VIEWS ON THE MARKET
Grant Levy, International Lease Finance Corporation
Hallidie Haid, GATX Corporation

LCC AND INDUSTRY EVOLUTION
David H. Treitel, Simat Helliesen & Eichner, Inc.

AIRLINES: MAJOR INDUSTRY RESTRUCTURING BEGINS
Ray Neidl, Caylon Securities
Christine Min, Caylon Securities
Sanaz Kafayi, Caylon Securities

COMPARATIVE U.S. AIRLINE RESTRUCTURINGS
Phillip Baggaley, CFA, Standard & Poor's

GETTING THE FACTS STRAIGHT
Adam Pilarski, PhD, Avitas, Inc.

OVERCOMING COMMUNICATION CHALLENGES BETWEEN INDENTURE TRUSTEES, BONDHOLDERS AND YOUR BUDDY? WHO'S YOUR FRIEND?
Richard Hiersteiner, Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP
James Spiotto, Chapman and Cutler LLP

BANKRUPTCY CODE 1110 IN 2006, AND LIEN CLAIMS AGAINST 1110 AIRCRAFT
Susan M. Freeman, Lewis and Roca LLP

PENSION PROTECTION ACT OF 2006: PROVISIONS AFFECTING TROUBLED AND BANKRUPT COMPANIES
Carol Connor Flowe, Arent Fox
Marc Kieselstein, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Richard M. Seltzer, Cohen, Weiss and Simon LLP

ANATOMY OF AN AIRLINE RESTRUCTURING
Jon Yard Arnason, Klestadt & Winters LLP

FLEET RESTRUCTURINGS UNDER SECTION 1110 OF THE U.S.BANKRUPTCY CODE
Douglas Walker, United Airlines



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