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Application for Final Commitment for a Long-Term Loan or Financial Guarantee in Excess of $100 Million: AP087549XX

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Export-Import Bank of the United States.




This Notice is to inform the public, in accordance with Section 3(c)(10) of the Charter of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (“Ex-Im Bank”), that Ex-Im Bank has received an application for final commitment for a long-term loan or financial guarantee in excess of $100 million (as calculated in accordance with Section 3(c)(10) of the Charter).

Comments received within the comment period specified below will be presented to the Ex-Im Bank Board of Directors prior to final action on this Transaction.

Reference: AP087549XX.

Purpose and Use

Brief Description of the Purpose of the Transaction

To support the export of U.S. manufactured helicopters to Brazil, Norway, the United Kingdom, and/or other countries acceptable to Ex-Im Bank.

Brief non-proprietary description of the anticipated use of the items being exported:

To be sub-leased to be used to transport passengers and equipment to oil platforms off the coast of Brazil, Norway, the United Kingdom, and/or other countries acceptable to Ex-Im Bank.

To the extent that Ex-Im Bank is reasonably aware, the item(s) being exported are not expected to produce exports or provide services in competition with the exportation of goods or provision of services by a United States industry.


Principal Supplier: Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation.

Obligor: The Milestone Aviation Group Limited.

Guarantor(s): N/A.Start Printed Page 13876

Description of Items Being Exported

Sikorsky S-92 helicopters.

Information on Decision: Information on the final decision for this transaction will be available in the “Summary Minutes of Meetings of Board of Directors” on​newsandevents/​boardmeetings/​board/​.

Confidential Information: Please note that this notice does not include confidential or proprietary business information; information which, if disclosed, would violate the Trade Secrets Act; or information which would jeopardize jobs in the United States by supplying information that competitors could use to compete with companies in the United States.


Comments must be received on or before March 26, 2013 to be assured of consideration before final consideration of the transaction by the Board of Directors of Ex-Im Bank.


Comments may be submitted through at To submit a comment, enter EIB-2013-0016 under the heading “Enter Keyword or ID” and select Search. Follow the instructions provided at the Submit a Comment screen. Please include your name, company name (if any) and EIB-2013-0016 on any attached document.

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Sharon A. Whitt,

Records Clearance Officer.

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[FR Doc. 2013-04776 Filed 2-28-13; 8:45 am]