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News Feb 16, 2017

Shearman & Sterling Advises on The Boeing Company’s $900 Million Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the underwriters in connection with the offering by The Boeing Company of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 2.125% senior notes due in 2022, $300 million aggregate principal amount of 2.800% senior notes due in 2027 and $300 million aggregate principal amount of 3.650% senior notes due in 2047. Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc. acted as joint book-running managers and representatives of the several underwriters with respect to the 2022 notes; Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Mizuho Securities USA Inc. acted as joint book-running managers and representatives of the several underwriters with respect to the 2027 notes; and Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC acted as joint book-running managers and representatives of the several underwriters with respect to the 2047 notes.

Boeing (NYSE: BA) is the world’s largest aerospace company and the leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. Headquartered in Chicago, Boeing employs approximately 150,000 people across the United States and in more than 65 countries.

The Shearman & Sterling team included partner Lisa Jacobs (New York-Capital Markets); and associates Robert Giannattasio (New York-Capital Markets) and Brian Hurd (New York-Corporate). Other Shearman & Sterling lawyers involved in the transaction were partner Thomas Donegan (London-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory); counsel Jeff Salinger (New York-Environmental); and associate Adam Sternberg (New York-Tax).