This excerpt taken from the DAL 8-K filed Oct 17, 2007.
Section 10.01 Termination of Indenture. Subject to Section 7.05, upon (or at any time after) payment in full of the principal amount of, Make-Whole Amount, if any, and interest on and all other amounts due under all Equipment Notes and provided that (i) there shall then be (x) no other Secured Obligations due to Noteholders, Loan Trustee and other Indenture Indemnitees hereunder, under the Participation Agreement or any other Operative Document, and (y) no Related Secured Obligations due under any Related Indenture or any other Operative Document (as defined in any Related Indenture) and (ii) in the case of any redemption of all of the Equipment Notes pursuant to Section 2.11(a), the provisions of the foregoing clause (i) shall apply and no Related
Indenture Bankruptcy Default or Related Indenture Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing, Company shall direct Loan Trustee to execute and deliver to or as directed in writing by Company an appropriate instrument releasing the Aircraft and the Engines and (subject to paragraph (xi) or (xvii) of clause third of Section 3.03, if applicable) all other Collateral from the Lien of this Indenture and Loan Trustee shall execute and deliver such instrument as aforesaid; provided that this Indenture and the trusts created hereby shall earlier terminate and this Indenture shall be of no further force or effect upon any sale or other final disposition by Loan Trustee of all property constituting part of the Collateral and the final distribution by Loan Trustee of all monies or other property or proceeds constituting part of the Collateral in accordance with the terms hereof. Except as aforesaid otherwise provided, this Indenture and the trusts created hereby shall continue in full force and effect in accordance with the terms hereof.
Section 10.02 No Legal Title to Collateral in Noteholders. No holder of an Equipment Note, a Related Equipment Note or a Related Non-Subordination Agent Equipment Note shall have legal title to any part of the Collateral. No transfer, by operation of law or otherwise, of any Equipment Note, Related Equipment Note, Related Non-Subordination Agent Equipment Note or other right, title and interest of any Noteholder, Related Noteholder or Related Non-Subordination Agent Noteholder in and to the Collateral or hereunder shall operate to terminate this Indenture or entitle such holder or any successor or transferee of such holder to an accounting or to the transfer to it of any legal title to any part of the Collateral.
Section 10.03 Sale of Aircraft by Loan Trustee is Binding. Any sale or other conveyance of the Aircraft, the Airframe, any Engine or any interest therein by Loan Trustee made pursuant to the terms of this Indenture shall bind Noteholders and Company and shall be effective to transfer or convey all right, title and interest of Loan Trustee, Company and such Noteholders in and to such Aircraft, Airframe, Engine or interest therein. No purchaser or other grantee shall be required to inquire as to the authorization, necessity, expediency or regularity of such sale or conveyance or as to the application of any sale or other proceeds with respect thereto by Loan Trustee or Noteholders.
Section 10.04 Indenture for Benefit of Company, Loan Trustee and Noteholders. Nothing in this Indenture, whether express or implied, shall be construed to give any Person other than Company, Noteholders, Loan Trustee, the other Indenture Indemnitees and the Related Indenture Indemnitees any legal or equitable right, remedy or claim under or in respect of this Indenture, except that the Persons referred to in the second to last full paragraph of Section 7.02(a) shall be third party beneficiaries of such paragraph.
Section 10.05 Notices. Unless otherwise expressly specified or permitted by the terms hereof, all notices, requests, demands, authorizations, directions, consents, waivers or documents required or permitted under the terms and provisions of this Indenture shall be in English and in writing, and any such notice may be given by United States mail,
courier service, facsimile, and any such notice shall be effective when delivered (or, if mailed, three Business Days after deposit, postage prepaid, in the first class U.S. mail and, if delivered by facsimile, upon completion of transmission and confirmation by the sender (by a telephone call to a representative of the recipient or by machine confirmation) that such transmission was received) addressed as follows:
if to Company, addressed to:
Air Lines, Inc.
with a copy to the General Counsel at the same address, but Dept. 971
if to Loan Trustee, addressed to:
Bank Trust National Association
if to any Noteholder, addressed to such Noteholder at its address set forth in the Equipment Note Register maintained pursuant to Section 2.07;
if to any Indenture Indemnitee, addressed to the address of such party (if any) set forth in Section 7.01 of the Participation Agreement or to such other address as such Indenture Indemnitee shall have furnished by notice to Company and Loan Trustee; and
if to any Related Indenture Indemnitee, addressed to such Related Indenture Indemnitee at its address set forth in the Equipment Note Register (defined in the applicable Related Indenture) maintained pursuant to Section 2.07 of the applicable Related Indenture.
Any party, by notice to the other parties hereto, may designate different addresses for subsequent notices or communications. Whenever the words notice or notify or
similar words are used herein, they mean the provision of formal notice as set forth in this Section 10.05.
Section 10.06 Severability. Any provision of this Indenture that is prohibited or unenforceable in any jurisdiction shall, as to such jurisdiction, be ineffective to the extent of such prohibition or unenforceability without invalidating the remaining provisions hereof, and any such prohibition or unenforceability in any jurisdiction shall not invalidate or render unenforceable such provision in any other jurisdiction.
Section 10.07 No Oral Modification or Continuing Waivers. No terms or provisions of this Indenture or of the Equipment Notes may be changed, waived, discharged or terminated orally, but only by an instrument in writing signed by Company and Loan Trustee, in compliance with Article IX. Any waiver of the terms hereof or of any Equipment Note shall be effective only in the specific instance and for the specific purpose given.
Section 10.08 Successors and Assigns. All covenants and agreements contained herein shall bind and inure to the benefit of, and be enforceable by, each of the parties hereto and the successors and permitted assigns of each, all as herein provided. Any request, notice, direction, consent, waiver or other instrument or action by any Noteholder shall bind the successors and permitted assigns of such Noteholder. Each Noteholder by its acceptance of an Equipment Note agrees to be bound by (i) this Indenture and all provisions of the Participation Agreement, the other Operative Documents and the Pass Through Documents applicable to a Noteholder and (ii) all provisions of each Related Indenture applicable to a Related Noteholder to the extent such Noteholder is such Related Noteholder.
Section 10.09 Headings. The headings of the various Articles and Sections herein and in the Table of Contents hereto are for convenience of reference only and shall not define or limit any of the terms or provisions hereof.
Section 10.10 Normal Commercial Relations. Anything contained in this Indenture to the contrary notwithstanding, Loan Trustee, any Noteholder or any other party to any of the Operative Documents or the Pass Through Documents or any of their affiliates may conduct any banking or other financial transactions, and have banking or other commercial relationships, with Company, fully to the same extent as if this Indenture were not in effect, including without limitation the making of loans or other extensions of credit to Company for any purpose whatsoever, whether related to any of the transactions contemplated hereby or otherwise.
Section 10.11 Voting by Noteholders. All votes of Noteholders shall be governed by a vote of a Majority in Interest of Noteholders, except as otherwise provided herein.
Section 10.12 Section 1110. It is the intention of the parties hereto that the security interest created hereby, to the fullest extent available under applicable law, entitles Loan Trustee, on behalf of Noteholders, to all of the benefits of Section 1110 with respect to the Aircraft.
Section 10.13 Companys Performance and Rights. Any obligation imposed on Company herein shall require only that Company perform or cause to be performed such obligation, even if stated as a direct obligation, and the performance of any such obligation by any permitted assignee, lessee or transferee under an assignment, lease or transfer agreement then in effect and in accordance with the provisions of the Operative Documents shall constitute performance by Company and, to the extent of such performance, discharge such obligation by Company. Except as otherwise expressly provided herein, any right granted to Company in this Indenture shall grant Company the right to permit such right to be exercised by any such assignee, lessee or transferee, and, in the case of a lessee, as if the terms hereof were applicable to such lessee were such lessee Company hereunder. The inclusion of specific references to obligations or rights of any such assignee, lessee or transferee in certain provisions of this Indenture shall not in any way prevent or diminish the application of the provisions of the two sentences immediately preceding with respect to obligations or rights in respect of which specific reference to any such assignee, lessee or transferee has not been made in this Indenture.
Section 10.14 Counterparts. This Indenture may be executed in any number of counterparts (and each of the parties hereto shall not be required to execute the same counterpart). Each counterpart of this Indenture including a signature page or pages executed by each of the parties hereto shall be an original counterpart of this Indenture, but all of such counterparts together shall constitute one instrument.
Section 10.15 Governing Law. THIS INDENTURE HAS BEEN DELIVERED IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND THIS INDENTURE, ANY INDENTURE SUPPLEMENT AND THE EQUIPMENT NOTES SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, INCLUDING ALL MATTERS OF CONSTRUCTION, VALIDITY AND PERFORMANCE, AND THE OBLIGATIONS, RIGHTS AND REMEDIES OF THE PARTIES HEREUNDER SHALL BE DETERMINED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUCH LAWS.
Section 10.16 Confidential Information. The term Confidential Information means: (a) the existence and terms of any lease of the Airframe or Engines pursuant to Section 7.02(a) and the identity of the Permitted Lessee thereunder; (b) all information obtained in connection with any inspection conducted by Loan Trustee or its representative pursuant to Section 7.03(a); (c) each certification furnished to Loan Trustee pursuant to Sections 7.06(a) and 7.06(b); (d) all information contained in each report furnished to Loan Trustee pursuant to Section 7.06(e); and (e) all information regarding the Warranty Rights. All Confidential Information shall be held confidential
by Loan Trustee and each Noteholder and each affiliate, agent, officer, director, or employee of any thereof and shall not be furnished or disclosed by any of them to anyone other than (i) Loan Trustee or any Noteholder and (ii) their respective bank examiners, auditors, accountants, agents and legal counsel, and except as may be required by an order of any court or administrative agency or by any statute, rule, regulation or order of any governmental authority.
Section 10.17 Submission to Jurisdiction. Each of the parties hereto, and by acceptance of Equipment Notes, each Noteholder, to the extent it may do so under applicable law, for purposes hereof and of all other Operative Documents hereby (a) irrevocably submits itself to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New York sitting in the City of New York and to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, for the purposes of any suit, action or other proceeding arising out of this Indenture, the subject matter hereof or any of the transactions contemplated hereby brought by any party or parties hereto or thereto, or their successors or permitted assigns and (b) waives, and agrees not to assert, by way of motion, as a defense, or otherwise, in any such suit, action or proceeding, that the suit, action or proceeding is brought in an inconvenient forum, that the venue of the suit, action or proceeding is improper or that this Indenture or the Equipment Notes or the subject matter hereof or any of the transactions contemplated hereby may not be enforced in or by such courts.