March 26, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) today announced it has secured new
senior secured term loans consisting of a
Tranche B term loan maturing in
Tranche C term loan maturing in
. A portion of the net proceeds from the term loans, together with cash from the company's balance sheet, was used to refinance
of existing debt, which was scheduled to mature in
are to be used to cash collateralize letters of credit.
The company also secured a new
revolving credit facility replacing its
revolving credit facility, which was scheduled to mature in
. The revolving credit facility will be used for general corporate purposes.
Orbitz Worldwide is a leading global online travel company that uses innovative technology to enable leisure and business travelers to search for, plan and book a broad range of travel products and services including
. Orbitz Worldwide owns a portfolio of consumer brands that includes Orbitz (
), CheapTickets (
), ebookers (
) and HotelClub (
). Also within the Orbitz Worldwide family, Orbitz Partner Network (
) delivers private label travel solutions to a broad range of partners including many of the world's largest airlines, and Orbitz for Business (
) delivers managed corporate travel solutions for corporations.
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This press release contains a number of forward-looking statements. Words and variations of words such as "will," and similar expressions, are intended to identify the company's forward-looking statements, including but not limited to, statements it makes about the use of the proceeds. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the company's control, which could cause its actual results to differ materially from those indicated in its forward-looking statements. Such factors include but are not limited to the company's liquidity, the company's debt, continued weak economic conditions, increased competition and tax law changes. Please also see the company's risk factors, as they may be amended from time to time, set forth in its filings with the SEC, including the company's most recently filed Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent reports on Forms 10-Q and 8-K. Orbitz Worldwide disclaims and does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement in this press release, except as required by applicable law or regulation.
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