Aeroflex Holding Corp. Files Registration
Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
April 07, 2010 09:39 AM Eastern Daylight Time
PLAINVIEW, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Aeroflex Holding Corp., the parent company of Aeroflex
Incorporated, announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange
Commission relating to the proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The offered shares are expected to
be sold by Aeroflex Holding Corp. and VGG Holding LLC, the parent company of Aeroflex Holding Corp.
Aeroflex Holding Corp. intends to use a significant portion of the proceeds it receives from the sale of its shares to
enable Aeroflex Incorporated to (i) redeem a portion of Aeroflex Incorporated’s 11.75% senior notes due 2015
and (ii) prepay a portion of the term loans outstanding under Aeroflex Incorporated’s senior subordinated unsecured
credit facility, which term loans bear interest at a rate of 11.75% per annum and mature in 2015. Aeroflex Holding
Corp. will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares of its common stock by VGG Holding LLC.
Goldman, Sachs & Co., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. and Morgan Stanley &
Co. Incorporated are serving as bookrunners for the offering, and Barclays Capital Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities
Inc., Thomas Weisel Partners LLC and UBS Securities LLC are serving as co-managers of the offering. The
number of shares to be sold and price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined.
The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. When available, copies of the preliminary prospectus
relating to the offering may be obtained from the prospectus departments of Goldman, Sachs & Co. at 200 West
Street, New York, NY 10282, Attention: Prospectus Department, phone: 866-471-2526 or email: prospectus-
email@example.com; Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC at Prospectus Department, One Madison Avenue, 1B,
New York, NY 10010, Phone: (800) 221-1037, J.