SNCY Sun Country Airlines
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 27, 2021
SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES HOLDINGS, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
2005 Cargo Road
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(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||SNCY||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On April 27, 2021, Sun Country, Inc. (“Sun Country”), an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Sun Country Airlines Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”), entered into a Payroll Support Program 3 Agreement (the “PSP3 Agreement”) with the United States Department of Treasury (the “Treasury”), with respect to the Payroll Support Program (“PSP3”) established under Section 7301 of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (the “ARP”).
Pursuant to the PSP3 Agreement, the Treasury has agreed to provide to the Company financial assistance to be paid in installments (each, an “Installment”) expected to total in the aggregate approximately $34.5 million. The first Installment, in the amount of approximately $17.3 million, was disbursed by the Treasury on April 29, 2021. In connection with PSP3, the Company is required to comply with the relevant provisions of the ARP, including the requirement that funds provided pursuant to the PSP3 Agreement be used exclusively for the continuation of payment of employee wages, salaries and benefits, the prohibition of involuntary furloughs and reductions in employee pay rates and benefits through at least September 30, 2021, the provisions that prohibit the repurchase of the Company’s common stock, $0.01 par value per share (the “Common Stock”), and the payment of dividends on the Common Stock, in each case through September 30, 2022, as well as those that restrict the payment of certain executive compensation until April 1, 2023. The PSP3 Agreement also imposes certain reporting obligations on the Company and Sun Country.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|Date: April 30, 2021||Sun Country Airlines Holdings, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ Eric Levenhagen|
Chief Administrative Officer,
General Counsel and Secretary