GOL Announces Notice to the Shareholders
SAO PAULO, Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (BM&FBovespa: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), (S&P/Fitch: BB-/BB-, Moody`s: B1), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America hereby informs to its shareholders and to the public, in continuity to the Material Fact disclosed on December 07,2011, that its Board of Directors, at a meeting held on December 21, 2011, approved an increase in the capital stock of the Company.
The Capital Increase is part of the Company's capitalization transaction, through indirect investment by Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) ("Delta"), with the acquisition of 8,300,455 preferred shares in form of ADS of the Company, with the issue price fixed at R$22.00. Preemptive rights shall be also granted to the all GOL´s shareholders.
The capitalization now announced seeks to optimize the Company's capital structure, strengthen the Company's capital structure and equity, keep its growth plan and goals both on the short and long term and perform other investments required and essential for the sustainable growth of the Company and for generation of value to its shareholders.
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Leonardo Pereira CFO
Edmar Lopes - Finance and IR Officer
Gustavo Mendes - Investor Relations
Ricardo Rocca - Investor Relations
Phone: (55 11) 2128-4413
Edelman (USA and Europe):
Meaghan Smith and Robby Corrado
Phone: +1 (212) 704-8196 / 704-4590
SOURCE GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A.