What: 2013 Aviation Finance Conference
Sponsored by the Forum on Air and Space Law and the Commercial Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Aircraft Financing (Business Law Section)
When: Thursday, Dec. 5
Where: Norton Rose Fulbright
666 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10103
Program highlights include:
“American Airlines Bankruptcy” — Speakers will reflect on the recent proceeding in the American Airlines bankruptcy case. 9:15 – 10:30 a.m.
“The Rise of the International EETC” — Aviation legal finance experts will examine the increasing regulatory requirements on international airlines. Will cross-border EETCs (Enhanced Equipment Trust Certificates), bonds that are financed by aircraft lease rentals, work for international airlines? 10:45 a.m. – noon
“Status of FAA War Risk Insurance and Other Insurance Issues” — This panel will explore the implications of the Federal Aviation Administration’s consideration to renew its war-risk insurance program for U.S. airlines. 1:45 – 3 p.m.
“Space Assets Financial News” — What role does launch insurance, launch risk guarantees and in-orbit insurance play in recent satellite financing? This panel will assess the legal and structural issues that involve these types of transactions.
3:15 – 4:30 p.m.
“Export Control — What Should the Aviation Industry Know?” — This program will review export control laws and regulations and how they impact airlines, aviation-related companies and financial institutions. 4:30 – 5:45 p.m.
A complete agenda can be found online.
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