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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): October 8, 2020


Mesa Air Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)






(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)

File Number)

(I.R.S. Employer
Identification Number)



410 North 44th Street, Suite 700





Phoenix, Arizona  


(Zip Code)



(Address of principal executive offices)





(602) 685-4000

(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)


Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of Each Class


Trading Symbol(s)


Name of Each Exchange of Which Registered

Common Stock, no par value




Nasdaq Global Select Market


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Emerging growth company   

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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.


On October 8, 2020 (the “Effective Date”), Mesa Air Group, Inc. (“Mesa” or the “Company”) and General Electric Company (“GE”), acting through its GE-Aviation business unit, entered into Amended and Restated Letter Agreement No. 13, which amends and restates Letter Agreement No. 13-1 (hereinafter, “Letter Agreement No. 13-2”).


Under Letter Agreement 13-2, Mesa has agreed to purchase and take delivery of 20 new spare CF34-8C5 engines.  Delivery of the new spare engines will commence in May 2021, with the final spare engine being delivered in December 2021.  The parties had previously agreed to commence delivery of the new spare engines in April 2021.  The payment terms for the new spare engines were also amended, with payments to now be made in five (5) separate tranches commencing in December 2020, and in February, April, May, and June 2021.  


The foregoing description of Letter Agreement No. 13-2 does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of such Letter Agreement, which we expect to file as an exhibit to our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2020, subject to a request for confidential treatment with respect to certain portions of such document.






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 hereunto duly authorized.

Dated: October 12, 2020







/s/ Brian S. Gillman



Brian S. Gillman



Executive Vice President and General Counsel