Esterline Corporation (NYSE: ESL) (www.esterline.com), a leading specialty manufacturer serving aerospace/defense markets, today announced that it will redeem all of its 7% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") that remain outstanding on August 4, 2015. The notice of redemption will be distributed to the holders of the Notes on or about June 22, 2015.
Questions regarding the redemption should be directed to Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, at: Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Northstar East Building, 608 2nd Ave. So., 12th Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55479, or by telephone at 612-667-9764 or Toll Free at 1-800-344-5128. Wells Fargo Bank is the trustee under the indenture governing the Notes and the paying agent for the redemption.
Esterline Corporation is a leading worldwide supplier to the aerospace and defense industry specializing in three core areas: Advanced Materials; Avionics & Controls; and Sensors & Systems. With annual sales approaching $2 billion, Esterline employs roughly 13,000 people worldwide. Operations within the Advanced Materials segment focus on technologies including high-temperature-resistant materials and components used for a wide range of military and commercial aerospace purposes, and combustible ordnance and electronic warfare countermeasure products. Operations within the Avionics & Controls segment focus on technology interface systems for commercial and military aircraft and similar devices for land- and sea-based military vehicles, cockpit integration systems, secure communications systems, specialized medical equipment, and other high-end industrial and gaming applications. The Sensors & Systems segment includes operations that produce high-precision temperature and pressure sensors, specialized harsh-environment connectors, electrical power distribution equipment, and other related systems principally for aerospace and defense customers.
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