Hawker Beechcraft, Inc.

  • General Information
  • Key Parties
  • Other

General Information

On May 3, 2012, Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. and seventeen (17) affiliated companies (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a petition in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York seeking relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. The Debtors' cases have been assigned to Judge Stuart M. Bernstein. The Debtors are seeking to have their cases jointly administered for procedural purposes, meaning that upon entry of such an order all pleadings will be maintained on the case docket for Hawker Beechcraft, Inc.; Case No. 12-11873 (the "Main Case Docket"). The Main Case Docket can be accessed through the website maintained by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (http://www.nysb.uscourts.gov). An unofficial version of the Main Case Docket is accessible by selecting the "Docket" link at the top of this page.

Case Information

Section 341 Meeting of Creditors

Pursuant to section 341 of the Bankruptcy Code, the United States Trustee for the Southern District of New York (the "United States Trustee") has scheduled a meeting of creditors to be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 2:30 P.M. (ET), 80 Broad Street, 4th Floor, New York, New York 10004.

Omnibus Hearings


Omnibus Hearing Scheduled for January 17, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. (EST)
Omnibus Hearing Scheduled for January 24, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. (EST)
Omnibus Hearing Scheduled for January 31, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. (EST)

Debtors

Lead Debtor:
Case No.: 12-11873  Hawker Beechcraft, Inc.

Related Debtors:
Case No.: 12-11874  Arkansas Aerospace, Inc.
Case No.: 12-11875  Beech Aircraft Corporation
Case No.: 12-11876  Beechcraft Aviation Company
Case No.: 12-11877  Hawker Beechcraft Acquisition Company, LLC
Case No.: 12-11878  Hawker Beechcraft Corporation
Case No.: 12-11879  Hawker Beechcraft Defense Company, LLC
Case No.: 12-11880  Hawker Beechcraft Finance Corporation
Case No.: 12-11881  Hawker Beechcraft Global Customer Support Corporation
Case No.: 12-11882  Hawker Beechcraft Holding, Inc.
Case No.: 12-11883  Hawker Beechcraft International Delivery Corporation
Case No.: 12-11885  Hawker Beechcraft International Holding LLC
Case No.: 12-11884  Hawker Beechcraft International Service Company
Case No.: 12-11886  Hawker Beechcraft Notes Company
Case No.: 12-11887  Hawker Beechcraft Quality Support Company
Case No.: 12-11888  Hawker Beechcraft Regional Offices, Inc.
Case No.: 12-11889  HBC, LLC
Case No.: 12-11890  Rapid Aircraft Parts Inventory and Distribution Company, LLC

Claim Form

Proof of Claim Forms

The deadlines for filing of proofs of claim against the Debtors in this case has been established by the Bankruptcy Court as Friday, September 14, 2012 at 5:00 P.M. (prevailing Eastern Time) for the General Bar Date and Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 5:00 P.M. (prevailing Eastern Time) for the Governmental Bar Date.


If by First-Class Mail:
Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. Claims Processing Center
c/o Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions, LLC
FDR Station, P.O. Box 5285
New York, NY 10150-5285

If by Hand Delivery or Overnight Mail:
Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. Claims Processing Center
c/o Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions, LLC
757 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10017

A blank proof of claim form can be obtained here.

Bar Date for Rejection Damages Claims Related to Rejection of Hawker 4000 and Premier I and IA Jets Aircraft Warranty and Support Plus Obligations

On November 15, 2012, the Debtors filed the Debtors’ First Omnibus Motion for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Debtors to Reject Certain Aircraft Warranty and Support Obligations Related to Hawker 4000 and Premier I and IA Jets Effective as of November 15, 2012 [Docket No. 777]. Pursuant to the related proposed order, the counterparties to rejected contracts shall be required to file a rejection damages claim, if any, relating to the rejection by the first business day that is 30 days after the date of entry of an order approving the motion. The motion will be considered at the November 29, 2012 hearing.

If by First-Class Mail:
Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. Claims Processing Center
c/o Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions, LLC
FDR Station, P.O. Box 5285
New York, NY 10150-5285

If by Hand Delivery or Overnight Mail:
Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. Claims Processing Center
c/o Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions, LLC
757 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10017

A blank proof of claim form can be obtained here.

For questions related to the rejection of Hawker 4000 and Premier I and IA warranty and support plus obligations, please contact 1-877-819-8682 (for US and Canadian callers) or 1-503-597-5544 (for International callers outside the US and Canada)

Key Professionals

Debtors' Counsel

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
http://www.kirkland.com
Phone: 212.446.4800
Fax:     212.446.4900
Attn: Paul M. Basta, Esq.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
300 N. LaSalle
Chicago, IL 60654
http://www.kirkland.com
Phone: 312.862.2000
Fax:     312.862.2200
Attn: James H.M. Sprayregen, P.C.
         Patrick J. Nash, Jr., Esq.
         Ross M. Kwasteniet, Esq.

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

Alvarez and Marsal
2100 Ross Avenue
21st Floor
Dallas, TX 75201
http://www.alvarezandmarsal.com
Phone: 214.438.1000
Fax:     214.438.1001
Attn: Jeffrey Stegenga

Debtors' Financial Advisors

Perella Weinberg Partners
767 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10153
http://www.pwpartners.com
Phone: 212.287.3200

Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (Proposed)

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
One Bryant Park
New York, NY 10036
http://www.akingump.com
Phone: 212.872.1000
Fax:     212.872.1002
Attn: Daniel H. Golden, Esq.
         David H. Botter, Esq.
         Alexis Freeman, Esq.

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

Pursuant to Docket #83, the following creditors have been appointed to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in this case by the Office of the United States Trustee:

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
1200 K Street NW,
Washington, DC 20005-4026
Attn:    Dana Cann, Senior Financial Analyst
Phone: 202.326.4070, Ext. 3810
Fax:     202.842.2643

Deutsche Bank National Trust Company
100 Plaza One, 6th Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07311-3901
Attn:    Rodney Gaughan, Vice President
Phone: 201.593.4016
Fax:     732.380.2345

Wilmington Trust, N.A.
50 South Sixth Street - Suite 1200
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Attn:    Peter F. Finkel
Phone: 612.217.5629
Fax:     612.217.5651

International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers
9000 Machinist Place
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Attn:    Ron Eldridge, Aerospace Coordinator
Phone: 301.967.4510
Fax:     301.967.4594

Rockwell Collins, Inc.
400 Collins Road, NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52498
Attn:    David H. Brehm, Vice President and Controller, Finance
Phone: 319.295.1940
Fax:     319.295.9367

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.
Pratt & Whitney
400 Main Street, M/S/ 133-54
East Hartford, CT 06108
Attn:    F. Scott Wilson, Esq.
Phone: 860.565.7364
Fax:     860.557.9946

A.M. Castle & Co.
1420 Kensington Road - Suite 220
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Attn:    Jeffrey Torf, Deputy General Counsel
Phone: 847.349.2307
Fax:     847.241.8166

U.S. Trustee

Office of the United States Trustee, Southern District of New York
U.S. Federal Office Building
201 Varick Street, Suite 1006
New York, NY 10014
Phone: (212) 510-0500
Fax:     (212) 668-2255

Useful Links

Debtors' Website: http://www.hawkerbeechcraft.com

Website Information

An unofficial version of the Main Case Docket can be accessed through this website by selecting the "Docket" link at the top of this page. In addition, from time to time, certain key documents filed in these cases or otherwise made available by the Debtors will be available by selecting the "Key Documents" link above. Should you have any questions relating to this website, please feel free to contact us at 646.282.2400.

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