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.
On September 2, 2015, the Debtors filed the Reorganized Debtors’ Motion For Entry of an Order (A) Establishing a Maximum Amount of Unsecured Claims for the Purposes of Making Distributions, (B) Authorizing the Reorganized Debtors to Make Distributions on Account of Allowed Unsecured Claims, and (C) Granting Related Relief [Docket No. 2049]. To receive a distribution and in order to comply with the Trust Agreement and applicable law, holders of certain allowed unsecured claims must follow the instructions below and return the necessary forms to Epiq by October 1, 2015, at one of the following addresses:
Please note that no distributions will be made from the Unsecured Creditor Trust to any party that fails to return the applicable forms requested below. Forms may be downloaded from the IRS website, www.irs.gov.
for U.S. entities and individuals: a completed Form W-9 “Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification” on the form revised as of December 2014.
Note that the name on the form must match the name of the entity receiving the payment (i.e., the name listed on the Reorganized Debtors’ claims register or the name listed on the Reorganized Debtors’ unitholder list as of March 2014, as applicable).
for non-U.S. individuals or entities: (i) for entities only, a copy of the entity’s certificate of incorporation (or similar organizational document) and (ii) a completed Form W-8 (depending on the individual’s or entities’ status, either Form W-8BEN, Form W-8BEN-E, Form W-8ECI, Form W-8EXP, or Form W-8IMY), or the forms revised as of 2014.
Note that the name on the form must match the name of the individual or entity receiving the payment (i.e., the name listed on the Reorganized Debtors’ claims register or the name listed on the Reorganized Debtors’ unitholder list as of March 2014, as applicable).
Please do not submit original certificates of incorporation or similar documents; they will not be returned.
for recipients that wish to send payment to an address different than the address listed on the applicable Form W-9 or Form W-8: Complete and return this ADDRESS NOTIFICATION FORM.
for recipients that wish to receive a wire transfer instead of a check: Complete and return this WIRE TRANSFER REQUEST FORM. Note that a $25 wire transfer fee (plus any additional international wire fees, if applicable) will be deducted from the distribution or future distributions, as necessary. Distributions of less than $25 will be processed by check regardless of whether a wire transfer was requested.
Please confer with your tax professional for instructions on completing the W-9 Form or to determine which W-8 Form applies to you.
Pursuant to section 341 of the Bankruptcy Code, the United States Trustee for the Southern District of New York (the "United States Trustee") scheduled a meeting of creditors which was held on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 2:30 P.M. (ET), 80 Broad Street, 4th Floor, New York, New York 10004.
Case No.: 12-11873 Hawker Beechcraft, Inc.
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
The deadlines for filing of proofs of claim against the Debtors in this case were 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.
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:
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)
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
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
Debtors' Website: http://www.hawkerbeechcraft.com
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.