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Section 1: 6-K (FORM 6-K)





Washington, D.C. 20546







For the month of August, 2019


Commission File Number: 001-38354




Corporación América Airports S.A.

(Name of Registrant)


4, rue de la Grêve
L-1643, Luxembourg
Tel: +35226258274
Fax: +35226259776

(Address of Principal Executive Office)





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We hereby inform that Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A. (the “Company”), our subsidiary, entered into two credit facility agreements and filed, on August 12, 2019, the following relevant fact (hecho relevante) in Argentina with Comisión Nacional de Valores (“CNV”), Bolsas y Mercados Argentinos S.A. and Mercado Abierto Electrónico S.A.:




“I hereby inform that on August 9, 2019, Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A. (the “Company”) has entered into two credit facility agreements: (a) the “onshore” credit facility agreement for a principal amount of US$85,000,000 and (b) the “offshore” credit facility agreement for a principal amount of US$35,000,000. The creditors were Citibank N.A., Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Argentina) S.A., Banco Galicia and Buenos Aires S.A.U. and Banco Santander Río S.A (jointly, the “Lenders”).


The term for the credit facility agreements shall be of thirty-six (36) months as from the borrowing date.


The principal amount under the credit facility agreements shall be repaid in eight (8) quarterly equal and regular installments, the first one being payed as from 12 months of the borrowing date, and it shall bear interests: (i) regarding the onshore credit facility agreement, at a fixed annual nominal rate of 9.75%; (ii) regarding the offshore credit facility agreement, at a variable rate equivalent to (a) the LIBOR rate plus (b) an applicable interest rate of an annual nominal 5,500% plus (c) the applicable withholding tax.


The proceeds shall be applied to the construction of infrastructure works in the airports that integrate Group “A” of the National Airport System regulated by the Company.


To secure its obligations under the two credit facility agreements, pursuant to the Argentine Collateral Trust Agreement dated August 9, 2019 (under Argentine law), the Company has transferred and assigned to the collateral trustee, acting on behalf of the Trust, for the benefit of the Lenders, acting as the beneficiaries, all: (a) rights, title and interest in, to and under (but none of its obligations under or relating to) each payment of the cargo airport charges payable by the user of such services in connection with all proceeds derived from export and import services carried out by Terminal de Cargas Argentina (a business unit of the Company), including but not limited to the storage, handling, flight preparation, refrigeration and scanning of merchandise through any of the Airports (other than 15% of the total revenues of the Concession pursuant to Article 5 of the Memorandum of Agreement); and (b) any residual amount that the Company could be entitled to receive pursuant to article 11.4 of the collateral trust agreement dated January 17, 2017, entered into the Company and Citibank, in respect of the rights to receive payment in the event of a termination, expropriation or redemption of the concession agreement entered by and between the National Government and the Company on February 9, 1998 and approved by Decree No. 163/1998; including the right to receive and withhold all the payments pursuant to them and any other produced by them, assigned in trust to secure the Existing Notes issued by the Company. Said assignment has been authorized by means of pursuant to Resolution No. 61/2019 of the ORSNA, dated on August 8, 2019”.







Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.



Date: August 13, 2019



  Corporación America Airports S.A.  
  By:  /s/ Andres Zenarruza  
  Name: Andres Zenarruza  
  Title: Legal Manager  
  By:  /s/ Raúl Guillermo Francos  
  Name: Raúl Guillermo Francos  
  Title: Chief Financial Officer  




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