American Carriers Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $999 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $443 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 9,700
  • Sub-industry: 42 Motor Freight Transportation And Warehousing
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: KS Kansas City
  • In business at filing? emerged

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors and creditors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Winston Strawn
  • Date of filing: 8/16/1988
  • Court district of filing: KS
  • Court city of filing: Topeka
  • Case number: 88-41265
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • §363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? data not available
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 6/10/1991
  • Judge at disposition: James A. Pusateri
  • Days from filing to disposition: 1028

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? emerged 5 years, did not refile

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