Airbus’ $1.5 Billion Yankee Bond Offering

April 10, 2017

Cleary Gottlieb represented Airbus Group SE in the offering of $750 million of its 3.150 percent notes due 2027 and $750 million of its 3.950 percent notes due 2047.

The notes were offered by Airbus for sale in the United States under Rule 144A and outside of the U.S. under Regulation S. The transaction, which closed on April 10, 2017, was managed by Citigroup, Goldman, Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley for the initial purchasers.

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, Airbus generated revenues of €66.6 billion.