Pinnacle Airlines, Corp.

  • General Information
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General Information

On April 1, 2012, Pinnacle Airlines Corp., Colgan, Inc., Mesaba Aviation, Inc., Pinnacle Airlines, Inc., and Pinnacle East Coast Operations Inc. (collectively, the "Debtors") filed petitions 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 Robert E. Gerber. The Debtors' cases are being jointly administered for procedural purposes on the case docket for Pinnacle Airlines, Corp., Case No. 12-11343 (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 ( An unofficial version of the docket is accessible by selecting the "Docket" icon at the top of this page.

Press Releases:

Ryan Gumm Named Pinnacle Airlines Corp. COO

Pinnacle Airlines Corp. Headquarters Will Relocate to Minnesota

Pinnacle Airlines Comprehensive Agreements Approved by Bankruptcy Court

Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. Pilots Ratify Collective Bargaining Agreement

Pinnacle Airlines Reaches Comprehensive Agreements To Provide a Viable Cost Structure and Path Out of Chapter 11

Vendor Information:

Letter to Pinnacle Vendors

Frequently Asked Questions for Vendors

Investor Information:

PNCL Stock Shares

Pinnacle Airlines emerged from Chapter 11 on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Pursuant to the plan of reorganization approved by the Bankruptcy Court, Delta Air Lines now owns 100 percent of the equity and the former PNCL shares have been canceled. Pinnacle disclosed on January 3 in an SEC filing, and the media reported, that all outstanding shares of PNCL stock would be canceled upon emergence. Beginning Thursday, May 2, 2013, PNCL stock is no longer being traded.

Important Phone Numbers

For general inquiries please contact:


866.777.0744 (Toll Free)

Case Information

Plan Effectiveness

On May 1, 2013, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred.

Plan Confirmation

A hearing to consider approval and entry of an order confirming the Debtor’s Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization was held before the Honorable Robert E. Gerber, United States Bankruptcy Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, whereupon the Court entered the Order Confirming Debtors’ Joint Plan of Reorganization.

Omnibus Hearings


Lead Debtor:
Case No: 12-11343  Pinnacle Airlines Corp.

Related Debtors:
Case No: 12-11344  Colgan Air, Inc.
Case No: 12-11345  Mesaba Aviation, Inc.
Case No: 12-11346  Pinnacle Airlines, Inc.
Case No: 12-11342  Pinnacle East Coast Operations, Inc.

Claim Form

A blank proof of claim form can be obtained here.

Key Professionals

Debtors' Counsel

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
450 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212.450.4000
Fax:     212.607.7984
Attn: Marshall S. Huebner, Esq.
         Damian S. Schaible, Esq.
         Darren S. Klein, Esq.

Debtors' Investment Banker

Barclays Capital Inc.
745 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.526.7000
Fax:     212.607.7984
Attn: Mark Shapiro
         Gilbert Sanborn
         Gary Sultan

Counsel to Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

Morrison & Foerster LLP
1290 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10104
Phone: 212.468.8000
Fax:     212.468.7900
Attn: Brett H. Miller, Esq.
         Lorenzo Marinuzzi, Esq.
         Todd M. Goren, Esq.

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

Pursuant to Docket #93, the following creditors have been appointed to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in this case by the Office of the United States Trustee:

Association of Flight Attendants – CWA
501 Third Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
Attn: Edward J. Gilmartin
Phone: 202.434.0577
Fax:     202.434.0690

Airline Pilots Association
7900 International Drive
Bloomington, MN 55425
Phone: 952.853.2300

Goodrich Corporation
Four Coliseum Ctr., 2730 W. Tyvola Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28217
Attn: Beth E. Hansen
Phone: 704.423.8679
Fax:     704.423.7017

Bombardier Inc.
123 Garratt Blvd. N-17-27
Toronto, Ontario M3K 1Y5
Attn: Martin J. Herman and Craig Allen
Phone: 416.375.3015
Fax:     416.375.4282

Siemens Financial Services, Inc.
170 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, New Jersey 08830
Attn: Edward Kubilis
Phone: 732.590.2587
Fax:     732.590.2597

Continental Airlines
77 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60647
Attn: Rohit Philip
Phone: 312.997.8029
Fax:     312.997.8028

The Estate of Ellyce M. Kausner, deceased
9105 Clarence Center Road
Clarence Center, NY 14032
Attn: John Kausner as personal representative for deceased
Phone: 716.812.2648

U.S. Trustee

Office of the United States Trustee
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:

Debtors' Restructuring Website:

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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