Avation plc
LSE : AVAP

September 28, 2011 12:25 ET

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES

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For filings with the FSA include the annex                     
For filings with issuer exclude the annex                      
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TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi
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1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer                                                Avation plc
   of existing shares to which voting rights are
   attached: ii
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2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
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An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                                                         X
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An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares          
already issued to which voting rights are attached
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An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments           
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An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                                                     
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Other (please specify):                                                                                              
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3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                                                       Slater Investments Ltd
   notification obligation: iii
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4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                                                  
   (if different from 3.):iv
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5. Date of the transaction and date on                                                            20th September 2011
   which the threshold is crossed or
   reached: v
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6. Date on which issuer notified:                                                                 21st September 2011
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7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                                                                       Above 5%
   reached: vi, vii
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8. Notified details:
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A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix
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Class/type of          Situation previous           Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
shares                 to the triggering
                       transaction
if possible using      ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
the ISIN CODE
                       Number         Number        Number       Number of voting               % of  voting rights x
                       of             of            of shares    rights
                       Shares         Voting        -----------------------------------------------------------------
                                      Rights
                                                    Direct       Direct xi       Indirect xii   Direct      Indirect
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GB00B196F554           1,897,500      1,897,500     25,000       25,000          1,912,500      0.06%       4.96%
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B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
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Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
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Type of financial             Expiration     Exercise/                  Number of voting              % of voting
instrument                    date xiii      Conversion Period xiv      rights that may be            rights
                                                                        acquired if the
                                                                        instrument is
                                                                        exercised/ converted.
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C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments xv, xvi
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Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
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Type of financial    Exercise      Expiration    Exercise/       Number of voting rights     % of voting rights xix,
instrument           price         date xvii     Conversion      instrument refers to          xx
                                                 period xviii         
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                                                                                             Nominal      Delta  
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Total (A+B+C)
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Number of voting rights                                       Percentage of voting rights
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1,937,500                                                     5.02%
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9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi
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Proxy Voting:
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10. Name of the proxy holder: 
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11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:
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12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights 
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13. Additional information: 
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14. Contact name:                                                                                         Ralph Baber
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15. Contact telephone number:                                                                       + 44 20 7220 9460
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