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TRANSDIGM GROUP INC FILES (8-K) Disclosing Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits

May 20, 2014



Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On May 20, 2014, TransDigm Group Incorporated ("TransDigm Group") issued a press release (the "Press Release") relating to the proposed offering of $2.350 billion aggregate principal amount of senior subordinated notes, consisting of senior subordinated notes due 2022 and senior subordinated notes due 2024 (together, the "Notes") by TransDigm Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary, pursuant to a confidential offering memorandum in a private placement under Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Securities Act"). A copy of the Press Release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

The Notes will not be registered under the Securities Act or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. Neither the Press Release nor this Current Report on Form 8-K constitutes an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes, nor shall there be any sale of the Notes in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state.

TransDigm Inc. intends to use a portion of the net proceeds from the offering of the Notes, together with the proceeds of an additional tranche of term loans under its senior secured credit facilities and the proceeds of borrowing under its trade receivables securitization facility, (i) to fund a dividend to the holders of its common stock in the range of $900 million to $1.5 billion, (ii) to make cash dividend equivalent payments under the 2006 Stock Incentive Plan Dividend Equivalent Plan, as amended, and the 2003 Stock Option Plan Dividend Equivalent Plan, as amended, (iii) as previously announced, to repurchase any and all of its outstanding 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2018 (the "2018 Notes") pursuant to a Tender Offer (the "Tender Offer") and to redeem any and all of the 2018 Notes that remain outstanding following the Tender Offer, (iv) for related transaction fees and expenses and (v) for general corporate purposes.

The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K and in the Press Release shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in filings under the Securities Act. The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K relating to the Press Release shall, however, be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation relating to the Tender Offer.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

The following exhibit is being furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K:

Exhibit Number Description 99.1 Press Release



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