On March 23, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Republic Airways Holdings Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 220 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ / Debtors’ Application Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 327(a), 327(e), Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2014(a) & 2016 and Local Bankruptcy Rules 2014-1 & 2016-1 for Authority to Employ and Retain Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP as Special Transactional DIP and Aircraft Finance Attorneys for the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to March 3, 2016 filed by Sharon J. Richardson on behalf of Republic Airways Holdings Inc.. (Richardson, Sharon)
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 25, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10429. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane. The law firm of Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Republic Airways Holdings Inc. in the bankruptcy case.