Netting Letter, dated October 31, 2019 by and between Sapphire Leasing I (AOE 5) Limited and Wilmington Trust SP Services (Dublin) Limited
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NETTING LETTER – MSN 29922
This Agreement is made on 31 October, 2019 between:
SAPPHIRE LEASING I (AOE 5) LIMITED, a company incorporated under the laws of Ireland whose registered office is c/o PAFS Ireland Limited, Shannon Business Park, Shannon, Co. Clare,
Ireland (“Seller”); and
WILMINGTON TRUST SP SERVICES (DUBLIN) LIMITED, not in its individual capacity, but solely as owner trustee, and having its principal place of business at Fourth Floor, 3 George’s Dock, IFSC, Dublin 1, D01 X5X0, Ireland (“Buyer”).
The parties refer to:
The aircraft asset sale and purchase agreement dated as of August 2, 2019 between, amongst others, Seller and Buyer (the “Sale and Purchase Agreement”); and
The novation and amendment agreement in respect of one (1) Boeing B737-800 aircraft with manufacturer's serial number 29922 (the “Aircraft”) entered or to be entered into between Seller, Buyer and MIAT Mongolian Airlines (as “Lessee”) (the “Novation”). Capitalized terms defined in the Sale and Purchase Agreement and Novation shall have the same meanings when used herein.
It is agreed between the parties that:
The parties intend for the Delivery Date to be today, unless otherwise agreed in writing by the parties.
Provided that the Delivery Date is today, the Purchase Price for Asset No. 1 is US$ [ ], which was calculated by starting with the Base Purchase Price of US$ [ ] and:
in accordance with clause 5.2.2(b) of the Sale and Purchase Agreement, subtracting an amount equal to US$ [ ]; and
in accordance with clause 5.2.2(a) of the Sale and Purchase Agreement, adding an amount equal to US$ [ ];
representing the adjustment to account for the difference between the Delivery Date and the Economic Closing Date.
Provided that the Delivery Date is today, Seller is obligated to pay Buyer an amount equal to US$ [ ] (the “Netting Amount”), which represents the sum of Seller’s payment obligations under clause 5.9.1 of the Sale and Purchase Agreement for the following:
the Commitment Fee;
Maintenance Reserves (which is equal to US$ [ ]);
Security Deposit (which is equal to US$ [ ]); and
any Prepaid Rent held by Seller as of the date hereof (which is equal to US$ [ ]).
Provided, that in accordance with clause 5.9.1 of the Sale and Purchase Agreement and this Letter, the parties agree to net the Netting Amount from the Purchase Price, and they agree that doing so results in a net amount owing from Buyer to Seller in respect of the Purchase Price of US$ [ ] (the “Net Purchase Price”).
Seller hereby irrevocably instructs and directs Buyer to pay, or cause to be paid, an amount equal to the Net Purchase Price to the following account (the “Seller’s Account”) for the benefit of Seller on or before the Delivery in connection with Buyer’s obligation under clause 5.3 of the Sale and Purchase Agreement:
Bank Name: Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. SWIFT: [ ]
ABA: [ ]
For credit to: Corporate Trust Lease Group Account No.: [ ]
Quote Ref: FFC [ ], MSN 29922
The payment by Buyer of the Net Purchase Price into the account specified in paragraph 5 above shall constitute valid discharge of Buyer’s obligation to pay the Purchase Price and of Seller’s obligations under clause 5.3.1 of the Sale and Purchase Agreement.
This Agreement shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York.
This Agreement shall be a Transaction Document.
This Agreement may be executed in any number of separate counterparts and each counterpart shall when executed and delivered be an original document but all counterparts shall together constitute one and the same instrument.
Capitalized terms used in this Letter but not defined herein shall have the meaning given to such terms in the Sale and Purchase Agreement.
In witness whereof, the parties have executed this Letter on the day and year first above written.
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For and on behalf of
SAPPHIRE LEASING I (AOE 5) LIMITED
Name: William Brennan
Signature: /s/ William Brennan
WILMINGTON TRUST SP SERVICES (DUBLIN) LIMITED, not in its individual capacity, but solely as owner trustee
Name: Joanna Taylor
Signature: /s/ Joanna Taylor