UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 10-Q

 

(Mark One)

 QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

For the quarterly period ended February 29, 2024

 

TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

For the transition period from             to           

 

Commission File Number 001-41607

 

NEW HORIZON AIRCRAFT LTD.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

British Columbia, Canada   N/A
(State or other jurisdiction of   (IRS Employer
incorporation or organization)   Identification No.)
     

3187 Highway 35

Lindsay, Ontario

 

 

K9V 4R1

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Postal Code)

  

(613) 866-1935

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

Former Fiscal Year End December 31

(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)

 

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which registered
         
Class A Ordinary Share, no par value   HOVR   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
         
Warrants, each warrant exercisable for one Class A Ordinary Share at an exercise price of $11.50 per share   HOVRW   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days. Yes  No

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant has submitted electronically every Interactive Data File required to be submitted pursuant to Rule 405 of Regulation S-T (Section 232.405 of this chapter) during the preceding 12 months (or such shorter period that the registrant was required to submit such files). Yes  No

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, a non-accelerated filer, a smaller reporting company or an emerging growth company. See the definitions of “large accelerated filer,” “accelerated filer,” “smaller reporting company,” and “emerging growth company” in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act:

 

Large accelerated filer Accelerated filer
Non-accelerated filer Smaller reporting company
  Emerging growth company

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a shell company (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act). No  Yes

 

As of April 22, 2024, there were 18,220,436 of the registrant’s Class A ordinary shares, issued and outstanding.  

 

 

 

 

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS 

 

PART I—FINANCIAL INFORMATION   
Item 1. Financial Statements 1
Item 2. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations 18
Item 3. Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures About Market Risk 27
Item 4. Controls and Procedures 27
   
PART II—OTHER INFORMATION  
Item 1. Legal Proceedings 28
Item 1A. Risk Factors 28
Item 2. Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities, and Use of Proceeds 28
Item 3. Defaults Upon Senior Securities 28
Item 4. Mine Safety Disclosures 28
Item 5. Other Information 28
Item 6. Exhibits 29
   
SIGNATURES 30

 

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PART I—FINANCIAL INFORMATION

 

Item 1. Financial Statements

 

NEW HORIZON AIRCRAFT LTD.

CONDENSED INTERIM CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS

AS AT FEBRUARY 29, 2024 AND MAY 31, 2023

EXPRESSED IN 000’S, EXCEPT PER SHARE AMOUNTS; UNAUDITED

 

   February 29,
2024
   May 31,
2023
 
         
Assets:        
Current assets:        
Cash and cash equivalents  $4,415   $228 
Prepaid expenses   2,019    3 
Accounts receivable   127    15 
Total current assets   6,561    246 
Finance lease assets   
-
    21 
Operating lease assets   88    121 
Property and equipment, net   169    52 
Total Assets  $6,818   $440 
           
Liabilities and Shareholders’ Equity (Deficit):          
Current liabilities:          
Accounts payable  $1,446   $172 
Accrued liabilities   804    48 
Finance lease liabilities   
-
    3 
Operating lease liabilities   53    46 
Term loan   
-
    40 
Promissory note payable   
-
    37 
Convertible debentures   
-
    1,142 
Total current liabilities   2,303    1,488 
Forward Purchase Agreement   20,622    
-
 
Promissory note payable   
-
    263 
Operating lease liabilities   35    74 
Total Liabilities   22,960    1,825 
           
Shareholders’ Equity (Deficit):          
Class A ordinary shares, no par value; 100,000,000 shares authorized; 17,995,436 issued and outstanding   72,351    5,083 
Additional paid-in capital   (75,508)   55 
Accumulated deficit   (12,985)   (6,523)
Total Shareholders’ Equity (Deficit)   (16,142)   (1,385)
Total Liabilities and Shareholders’ Equity (Deficit)  $6,818   $440 

 

 The accompanying notes are an integral part of these unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements.

 

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NEW HORIZON AIRCRAFT LTD.

CONDENSED INTERIM CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS

EXPRESSED IN 000’S, EXCEPT PER SHARE AMOUNTS; UNAUDITED

 

   Three months ended   Nine months ended 
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
 
Operating expenses                
Research and development   270    138    635    497 
General and administrative   989    155    1,829    534 
Total operating expenses   1,259    293    2,464    1,031 
Loss from operations   (1,259)   (293)   (2,464)   (1,031)
Other income (expense)   6    (45)   (222)   (271)
Interest expense, net   15    21    195    43 
Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement   4,026    
-
    4,026    
-
 
Total other expense (income)   4,047    (24)   3,999    (228)
                     
Income (loss) before income taxes   (5,306)   (269)   (6,463)   (803)
Income tax expense   
-
    
-
    
-
    
-
 
Net income (loss)  $(5,306)  $(269)  $(6,463)  $(803)
                     
Basic and diluted weighted average Common shares outstanding
   11,698,789    6,306,496    8,075,238    6,142,893 
Basic and diluted net income (loss) per share, Common shares
  $(0.45)  $(0.04)  $(0.80)  $(0.13)

 

The accompanying notes are an integral part of these unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements.

 

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NEW HORIZON AIRCRAFT LTD.

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CHANGES IN SHAREHOLDERS’ EQUITY (DEFICIT)

EXPRESSED IN 000’S, EXCEPT PER SHARE AMOUNTS; UNAUDITED

 

  Class A Ordinary
Shares
   Class B Ordinary
Shares
   Non-Voting
Common Shares
   Additional Paid-in   Accumulated   Total
Shareholders’
Equity
 
   Shares   Amount   Shares   Amount   Shares   Amount   Capital   Deficit   (Deficit) 
Balance at May 31, 2023   5,075,420   $5,083    1,062,244   $
    168,832   $
   $55   $(6,523)  $(1,385)
Stock-based Compensation       
        
        
    13    
    13 
Net Loss       
        
        
    
    (416)   (416)
Balance at August 31, 2023   5,075,420    5,083    1,062,244    
    168,832    
    68    (6,939)   (1,788)
Stock-based Compensation       
        
        
    33    
    33 
Conversion of Convertible Debentures       
    517,352    1,496        
    
    
    1,496 
Net Loss       
        
        
    
    (740)   (740)
Balance at November 30, 2023   5,075,420    5,083    1,579,596    1,496    168,832    
    101    (7,679)   (999)
Conversion of Convertible Notes Payable   
    
    1,253,770    6,843    
    
    
    
    6,843 
Issuance of Service Shares   
    
    385,297    1,558    
    
    
    
    1,558 
Legacy Horizon Share Exchange   3,588,869    9,897    (3,218,663)   (9,897)   (168,832)   
    
    
    
 
New Horizon Shares on Effective Date   7,251,939    55,531    
    
    
    
    (75,619)   
    (20,088)
Incentive Shares   954,013    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
Capital Markets Advisory Shares   740,179    1,840    
    
    
    
    
    
    1,840 
Underwriter Shares Issued   385,016    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
Stock-based Compensation       
        
        
    10    
    10 
Net Loss       
        
        
    
    (5,306)   (5,306)
Balance at February 29, 2024   17,995,436   $72,351    
   $
    
   $
   $(75,508)  $(12,985)  $(16,142)

 

   Class A Ordinary
Shares
   Class B Ordinary
Shares
   Non-Voting
Common Shares
   Additional Paid-in   Accumulated   Total
Shareholders’
Equity
 
   Shares   Amount   Shares   Amount   Shares   Amount   Capital   Deficit   (Deficit) 
Balance at May 31, 2022   3,221,252   $3,104    1,062,244   $
    168,832   $
   $
   $(5,276)  $(2,172)
Settlement of Shareholder Advances   1,854,168    1,979    
    
    
    
    
    
    1,979 
Stock-based Compensation       
        
        
    7    
    7 
Net Loss       
        
        
    
    (150)   (150)
Balance at August 31, 2022   5,075,420    5,083    1,062,244    
    168,832    
    7    (5,426)   (336)
Stock-based Compensation       
        
        
    16    
    16 
Net Loss       
        
        
    
    (385)   (385)
Balance at November 30, 2022   5,075,420    5,083    1,062,244    
    168,832    
    23    (5,811)   (705)
Stock-based Compensation       
        
        
    16    
    16 
Net Loss       
        
        
    
    (269)   (269)
Balance at February 28, 2023   5,075,420   $5,083    1,062,244   $
    168,832   $
   $39   $(6,080)  $(958)

 

The accompanying notes are an integral part of these unaudited condensed i—terim consolidated financial statements.

 

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NEW HORIZON AIRCRAFT LTD.

CONDENSED INTERIM CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS

EXPRESSED IN 000’S; UNAUDITED

 

   Nine months ended 
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
 
Cash Flows used in Operating Activities:          
Net Loss  $(6,463)  $(803)
Adjustments to reconcile net loss to net cash used in operating activities:          
Depreciation and amortization   41    32 
Non-cash interest   195     
Non-cash lease expense       33 
Stock-based compensation   56    39 
Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement   4,026    
 
Changes in operating assets and liabilities:          
Prepaid expenses   (176)   (1)
Accounts receivable   (112)   (40)
Accounts payable   917    (19)
Accrued liabilities   756    
 
Operating leases       (14)
Net cash used in operating activities   (760)   (773)
           
Cash Flows used in Investing Activities:          
Purchase of property and equipment   (158)   (17)
Net cash used in investing activities   (158)   (17)
           
Cash Flows from Financing Activities:          
Finance lease payments   18    (14)
Proceeds from issuance of Convertible debentures   6,700    935 
Outflow from Business Combination   (1,573)   
 
Repayment of Shareholder loans   
    (5)
Repayment of Term loan   (40)   
 
Net cash provided by financing activities   5,105    916 
           
Net Change in Cash  $4,187   $126 
Cash - Beginning of period   228    4 
Cash - End of period  $4,415   $130 
           
Supplemental cash flow information          
Conversion of Convertible debentures  $1,496   $
 
Taxes paid  $
   $
 
Settlement of Shareholder Advances  $
   $1,979 

 

The accompanying notes are an integral part of these unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements.

 

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NEW HORIZON AIRCRAFT LTD.

NOTES TO CONDENSED INTERIM CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

(UNAUDITED)

 

NOTE 1. Organization and Nature of Business

 

Organization and Nature of Business

 

New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. (the “Company”, “Horizon”, “we,” “us” or “our”), a British Columbia corporation, with our headquarters located in Lindsay, Ontario, is an aerospace company. The Company is a former blank check company incorporated on March 11, 2022 under the name Pono Capital Three, Inc., (“Pono”) as a Delaware corporation, subsequently redomiciled in the Cayman Islands on October 14, 2022, and formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses.

 

The Company’s objective is to significantly advance the benefits of sustainable air mobility. In connection with this objective, we have designed and developed a hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing (“eVTOL”) prototype aircraft for use in future regional air mobility (“RAM”) networks.

 

Business Combination

 

On February 14, 2023, we consummated an initial public offering (“IPO”). On January 12, 2024 (the “Closing date”), we consummated a merger (the “Merger”) with Pono Three Merger Acquisitions Corp., a British Columbia company (“Merger Sub”) and wholly-owned subsidiary of Pono, with and into Robinson Aircraft Ltd. (“Robinson”) pursuant to an agreement and plan of merger, dated as of August 15, 2023, (as amended by a Business Combination Agreement Waiver, dated as of December 27, 2023) by and among Pono, Merger Sub, Horizon, and Robinson.

 

The Merger and other transactions contemplated thereby (collectively, the “Business Combination”) closed on January 12, 2024, when, pursuant to the Business Combination Agreement, Merger Sub merged with and into Robinson Aircraft Ltd., surviving the Merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of Pono. Pono changed its name to “New Horizon Aircraft Ltd” and the business of Robinson became the business of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd.

 

The Business Combination was accounted for as a reverse recapitalization in accordance with U.S. GAAP. Under this method of accounting, Pono was treated as the acquired company and Robinson was treated as the acquirer for financial statement reporting purposes.

 

The financial statements included in this report reflect (i) the historical operating results of Robinson prior to the Business Combination (“Legacy Horizon”); (ii) the combined results of Pono and Legacy Horizon following the closing of the Business Combination; (iii) the assets and liabilities of Legacy Horizon at their historical cost; and (iv) the Company’s equity structure for all periods presented.

 

NOTE 2. Going Concern and Liquidity

 

The accompanying unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements have been prepared in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America (“GAAP”), which contemplates continuation of the Company as a going concern and the realization of assets and the satisfaction of liabilities in the normal course of business. The Company has incurred and expects to continue to incur significant costs in pursuit of the Company’s development plans. We have devoted many resources to the design and development of our eVTOL prototype. Funding of these activities has primarily been through the net proceeds received from the issuance of related and third-party debt and the sale of common stock to related and third parties.

 

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Through February 29, 2024, we have incurred cumulative losses from operations, negative cash flows from operating activities, and have an accumulated deficit of $13.0 million. Horizon is a pre-revenue organization in a research and development and flight-testing phase of operations. While management expects that the net cash proceeds from the Business Combination along with our cash balances held prior to the Closing Date will be sufficient to fund our current operating plan for at least the next 12 months from the date these condensed interim consolidated financial statements were available to be issued, there is significant uncertainty around the Company’s ability to meet the going concern assumption beyond that period without raising additional capital.

 

There can be no assurance that we will be successful in achieving our business plans, that our current capital will be sufficient to support our ongoing operations, or that any additional financing will be available in a timely manner or on acceptable terms, if at all. If events or circumstances occur such that we do not meet our business plans, we may be required to raise additional capital, alter, or scale back our aircraft design, development, and certification programs, or be unable to fund capital expenditures. Any such events would have a material adverse effect on our financial position, results of operations, cash flows, and ability to achieve our intended business plans.

 

NOTE 3. SUMMARY OF SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES

 

Basis of Presentation

 

Principles of Consolidation and Financial Statement Presentation

 

The accompanying unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements are presented in Canadian dollars in conformity with GAAP and pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Certain information or footnote disclosures normally included in financial statements prepared in accordance with GAAP have been condensed or omitted, pursuant to the rules and regulations of the SEC for interim financial reporting. Accordingly, they do not include all the information and footnotes necessary for a comprehensive presentation of financial position, results of operations, or cash flows. In the opinion of management, the accompanying unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements include all adjustments, consisting of a normal recurring nature, which are necessary for a fair presentation of the financial position, operating results and cash flows for the periods presented. The accompanying unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements should be read in conjunction with the Company’s Form 10-K as filed with the SEC on March 28, 2024, and the Company’s financial statements for the period ended May 31, 2023, included in Form 8-K on April 22, 2024. The interim results for the three and nine months ended February 29, 2024 are not necessarily indicative of the results to be expected for the period ending May 31, 2024 or for any future periods.

 

All amounts presented are in thousands of Canadian dollars, except share and per share amounts or as otherwise noted.

 

Emerging Growth Company

 

The Company is an “emerging growth company,” as defined in Section 2 (a) of the Securities Act, as modified by the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act of 2012 (the “JOBS Act”), and it may take advantage of certain exemptions from various reporting requirements that are applicable to other public companies that are not emerging growth companies including, but not limited to, not being required to comply with the auditor attestation requirements of Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, reduced disclosure obligations regarding executive compensation in its periodic reports and proxy statements, and exemptions from the requirements of holding a nonbinding advisory vote on executive compensation and shareholder approval of any golden parachute payments not previously approved.

 

Further, Section 102(b)(1) of the JOBS Act exempts emerging growth companies from being required to comply with new or revised financial accounting standards until private companies (that is, those that have not had a Securities Act registration statement declared effective or do not have a class of securities registered under the Exchange Act) are required to comply with the new or revised financial accounting standards. The JOBS Act provides that a company can elect to opt out of the extended transition period and comply with the requirements that apply to non-emerging growth companies but any such election to opt out is irrevocable. The Company has elected not to opt out of such extended transition period which means that when a standard is issued or revised and it has different application dates for public or private companies, the Company, as an emerging growth company, can adopt the new or revised standard at the time private companies adopt the new or revised standard. This may make comparison of the Company’s consolidated financial statements with another public company which is neither an emerging growth company nor an emerging growth company which has opted out of using the extended transition period difficult or impossible because of the potential differences in accounting standards used.

 

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Reverse Recapitalization

 

Pursuant to ASC 805, for financial accounting and reporting purposes, Robinson was deemed the accounting acquirer with Pono being treated as the accounting acquiree, and the Merger was accounted for as a reverse recapitalization (the “Reverse Recapitalization”). Accordingly, the financial statements of the Company represent a continuation of the financial statements of Robinson, with the Merger being treated as the equivalent of Robinson issuing stock for the net assets of Pono, accompanied by a recapitalization. The net assets of Pono were stated at historical costs, with no goodwill or other intangible assets recorded, and were consolidated with Robinson financial statements on the Closing Date. Operations prior to the Closing Date are presented solely as those of Legacy Horizon. The number of Legacy Horizon common shares for all periods prior to the Closing Date have been retrospectively increased using the exchange ratio that was established in accordance with the Merger Agreement (the “Exchange Ratio”).

 

Upon the consummation of the Merger, the Company gave effect to the issuance of 7,251,939 shares of Common Stock for the previously issued Pono common stock and PIPE Shares that were outstanding at the Closing Date. The Company raised $4 proceeds, net of redemptions of Pono public stockholders of $140.0 million and reimbursements for Pono’s expenses of $4.5 million, and $2.7 million of cash in connection with the PIPE Financing.

 

Robinson incurred $3.8 million of transaction costs, satisfied by a combination of cash and common stock, consisting of banking, legal, and other professional fees, and assumed a $16.6 million derivative liability related to a Forward Purchase Agreement and $0.4 million of accounts payable from Pono.

 

   January 12,
2024
 
Forward Purchase Agreement  $16,596
Accounts Payable   360 
Net Liabilities Assumed  $16,236

 

Use of Estimates

 

The preparation of the unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements in conformity with GAAP requires the Company’s management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent assets and liabilities at the date of the unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements and the reported amounts of expenses during the reporting period.

 

Making estimates requires management to exercise significant judgment. It is at least reasonably possible that the estimate of the effect of a condition, situation or set of circumstances that existed at the date of the unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements, which management considered in formulating its estimate, could change in the near term due to one or more future confirming events. Accordingly, the actual results could differ from those estimates.

 

Management believes significant estimates for the period include those in connection with the Financial Instruments, the Business Combination, Going Concern, and stock-based compensation.

 

Cash

 

The Company considers all short-term investments with an original maturity of three months or less when purchased to be cash equivalents. The Company did not have any cash equivalents as of February 29, 2024 and May 31, 2023.

 

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Income Taxes

 

The Company accounts for income taxes under ASC Topic 740, Income Taxes (“ASC 740”). ASC 740 requires the recognition of deferred tax assets and liabilities for both the expected impact of differences between the unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements and tax basis of assets and liabilities and for the expected future tax benefit to be derived from tax loss and tax credit carry forwards. ASC 740 additionally requires a valuation allowance to be established when it is more likely than not that all or a portion of deferred tax assets will not be realized.

  

ASC 740 also clarifies the accounting for uncertainty in income taxes recognized in an enterprise’s unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements and prescribes a recognition threshold and measurement process for financial statement recognition and measurement of a tax position taken or expected to be taken in a tax return. For those benefits to be recognized, a tax position must be more-likely-than-not to be sustained upon examination by taxing authorities. ASC 740 also provides guidance on derecognition, classification, interest and penalties, accounting in interim periods, disclosure, and transition. Based on the Company’s evaluation, it has been concluded that there are no significant uncertain tax positions requiring recognition in the Company’s unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements.

 

The Company recognizes accrued interest and penalties related to unrecognized tax benefits as income tax expense. There were no unrecognized tax benefits and no amounts accrued for interest and penalties as of February 29, 2024 or May 31, 2023.

 

Net Income (loss) Per Share

 

Basic net loss per share is calculated by dividing net loss attributable to common stockholders by the weighted-average number of common shares outstanding. Stock options, Convertible debentures, and Convertible promissory notes were excluded from the computation of diluted net income (loss) per share as including them would have been anti-dilutive. As we reported net losses for all periods presented, diluted loss per share is the same as basic loss per share.

  

Fair Value of Financial Instruments

 

The Company applies ASC Topic 820, Fair Value Measurement (“ASC 820”), which establishes a framework for measuring fair value and clarifies the definition of fair value within that framework. ASC 820 defines fair value as an exit price, which is the price that would be received for an asset or paid to transfer a liability in the Company’s principal or most advantageous market in an orderly transaction between market participants on the measurement date. The fair value hierarchy established in ASC 820 generally requires an entity to maximize the use of observable inputs and minimize the use of unobservable inputs when measuring fair value. Observable inputs reflect the assumptions that market participants would use in pricing the asset or liability and are developed based on market data obtained from sources independent of the reporting entity. Unobservable inputs reflect the entity’s own assumptions based on market data and the entity’s judgments about the assumptions that market participants would use in pricing the asset or liability and are to be developed based on the best information available in the circumstances.

 

The carrying amounts reflected in the balance sheet for current assets and current liabilities approximate fair value due to their short-term nature.

 

Level 1 — Assets and liabilities with unadjusted, quoted prices listed on active market exchanges. Inputs to the fair value measurement are observable inputs, such as quoted prices in active markets for identical assets or liabilities.

 

Level 2 — Inputs to the fair value measurement are determined using prices for recently traded assets and liabilities with similar underlying terms, as well as direct or indirect observable inputs, such as interest rates and yield curves that are observable at commonly quoted intervals.

 

Level 3 — Inputs to the fair value measurement are unobservable inputs, such as estimates, assumptions, and valuation techniques when little or no market data exists for the assets or liabilities.

 

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Research and Development Costs

 

The research and development costs are accounted for in accordance with ASC 730, Research and Development, which requires all research and development costs be expensed as incurred.

 

Stock-based Compensation

 

Our stock-based compensation awards consist of stock options granted to employees and non-employees. We recognize stock-based compensation expense in accordance with the provisions of ASC 718, Compensation - Stock Compensation. ASC 718 requires the measurement and recognition of compensation expense for all stock-based compensation awards to be based on the grant date fair values of the awards. We estimate the fair value of share options using the Black-Scholes option-pricing model. The value of the award is recognized as expense over the requisite service period on a straight-line basis. Determining the grant date fair value of the awards using the Black-Scholes option-pricing model requires management to make assumptions and judgments, including but not limited to the following:

 

Expected term — The estimate of the expected term of employee awards is determined in accordance with the simplified method, which estimates the term based on an averaging of the vesting period and contractual term of the option grant.

 

Expected volatility — Expected volatility used is based on the volatility of similar entities (referred to as “guideline companies”) for a period consistent with the expected term of the award.

 

Risk-free interest rate — The risk-free interest rate used to value awards is based on the Treasury yields in effect at the time of grant for a period consistent with the expected term of the award.

 

Dividend yield — We have never declared or paid any cash dividends and do not presently plan to pay cash dividends in the foreseeable future.

 

Forfeiture rate — We have elected to account for forfeitures as they occur and will record stock-based compensation expense assuming all option holders will complete the requisite service period. If an employee forfeits an award because they fail to complete the requisite service period, we will reverse stock-based compensation expense previously recognized in the period the award is forfeited.

 

Property and Equipment, Net

 

Property and equipment is stated at historical cost less accumulated depreciation. Expenditures for major renewals and betterments are capitalized, while minor replacements, maintenance, and repairs, which do not extend the asset lives, are charged to operations as incurred. Upon sale or disposition, the cost and related accumulated depreciation is removed from the accounts, and any difference between the selling price and net carrying amount is recorded as a gain or loss in the statements of operations and comprehensive loss. Depreciation on property and equipment is calculated using the straight-line method over the estimated useful lives of the assets.

 

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Impairment of Long-Lived Assets

 

We review our long-lived assets, consisting primarily of property and equipment, for impairment whenever events or changes in circumstances indicate that the carrying amount of such assets may not be recoverable. Such triggering events or changes in circumstances may include: a significant decrease in the market price of a long-lived asset, a significant adverse change in the extent or manner in which a long-lived asset is being or intended to be used, a significant adverse change in legal factors or in the business climate, the impact of competition or other factors that could affect the value of a long-lived asset, a significant adverse deterioration in the amount of revenue or cash flows expected to be generated from an asset group, an accumulation of costs significantly in excess of the amount originally expected for the acquisition or development of a long-lived asset, current or future operating or cash flow losses that demonstrate continuing losses associated with the use of a long-lived asset, or a current expectation that, more likely than not, a long-lived asset will be sold or otherwise disposed of significantly before the end of its previously estimated useful life. We perform impairment testing at the asset group level that represents the lowest level for which identifiable cash flows are largely independent of the cash flows of other assets and liabilities. Recoverability of these assets is determined by comparing the forecasted undiscounted cash flows attributable to such assets including any cash flows upon their eventual disposition to their carrying value. If the carrying value of the assets exceeds the forecasted undiscounted cash flows, then the assets are written down to their fair value. We determined there was no impairment of long-lived assets during all periods presented.

 

Derivative Financial Instruments

 

The Company evaluates its financial instruments to determine if such instruments are derivatives or contain features that qualify as embedded derivatives in accordance with ASC Topic 815, Derivatives and Hedging (“ASC 815”). For derivative financial instruments that are accounted for as liabilities, the derivative instrument is initially recorded at its fair value on the grant date and is then re-valued at each reporting date, with changes in the fair value reported in the unaudited condensed interim consolidated statements of operations. For derivative instruments that are classified as equity, the derivative instruments are initially measured at fair value (or allocated value), and subsequent changes in fair value are not recognized as long as the contracts continue to be classified in equity.

 

The Forward Purchase Agreement is recognized as a derivative liability in accordance with ASC 815. Accordingly, the Company recognizes the instrument as an asset or liability at fair value and with changes in fair value recognized in the Company’s unaudited condensed interim consolidated statements of operations. The estimated fair value of the Forward Purchase Agreement is measured at fair value using a simulation model. At the settlement date, the Forward Purchase Agreement will be recognized as a derivative asset at the value of cash paid based on the number of shares, with any changes in fair value recognized in the Company’s unaudited condensed interim consolidated statements of operations.

 

Warrants

 

The Company accounts for warrants as either equity-classified or liability-classified instruments based on an assessment of the warrant’s specific terms and applicable authoritative guidance in ASC 480 and ASC 815. The assessment considers whether the warrants are freestanding financial instruments pursuant to ASC 480, meet the definition of a liability pursuant to ASC 480, and whether the warrants meet all of the requirements for equity classification under ASC 815, including whether the warrants are indexed to the Company’s own ordinary shares, among other conditions for equity classification. This assessment, which requires the use of professional judgment, is conducted at the time of warrant issuance and as of each subsequent quarterly period end date while the warrants are outstanding.

 

For issued or modified warrants that meet all of the criteria for equity classification, the warrants are required to be recorded as a component of additional paid-in capital at the time of issuance. For issued or modified warrants that do not meet all the criteria for equity classification, the warrants are required to be recorded as liabilities at their initial fair value on the date of issuance, and each balance sheet date thereafter. Changes in the estimated fair value of the warrants are recognized as a non-cash gain or loss on the unaudited condensed interim consolidated statements of operations.

 

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The warrants are not precluded from equity classification and are accounted for as such on the date of issuance and will be on each unaudited condensed interim consolidated balance sheet date thereafter. As the warrants are equity classified, they are initially measured at fair value (or allocated value). The fair value of the public warrants was measured using a simulation model and the fair value of the private warrants was measured using a Black-Scholes Model. Subsequent changes in fair value are not recognized as long as the warrants continue to be classified as equity.

 

Public Warrants

 

The measurement of the public warrants as of February 29, 2024 is classified as Level 1 due to the use of an observable market quote in an active market under the ticker “HOVRW.” The quoted price of the public warrants was $0.03 per warrant as of February 29, 2024.

 

Government Grants

 

The Company receives payments from government entities primarily for research and development deliverables as part of ongoing development of the Company’s technology and future services offering. Under the Company’s accounting policy for government grants received as a payment for research and development services, grants are recognized on a systematic basis over the periods in which these services are provided and are presented as other income in the statement of operations. Effective June 1, 2021, the Company adopted ASU 832, Government Assistance and disclosed the transactions with government organizations in Note 15.

 

Recent Accounting Standards

 

Recently Issued Accounting Pronouncements Not Yet Adopted

 

In August 2020, the Financial Accounting Standards Board issued ASU 2020-06, Accounting for Convertible Instruments and Contracts in an Entity’s Own Equity. The ASU simplifies the accounting for convertible instruments by removing certain separation models in ASC 470-20, Debt—Debt with Conversion and Other Options, for convertible instruments. The ASU updates the guidance on certain embedded conversion features that are not required to be accounted for as derivatives under Topic 815, Derivatives and Hedging, or that do not result in substantial premiums accounted for as paid-in capital, such that those features are no longer required to be separated from the host contract. The convertible debt instruments will be accounted for as a single liability measured at amortized cost. Further, the ASU made amendments to the EPS guidance in Topic 260, Earnings Per Share, for convertible instruments, the most significant impact of which is requiring the use of the if-converted method for diluted EPS calculation, and no longer allowing the net share settlement method. The ASU also made revisions to Topic 815-40, which provides guidance on how an entity must determine whether a contract qualifies for a scope exception from derivative accounting. The amendments to Topic 815-40 change the scope of contracts that are recognized as assets or liabilities. The ASU is effective for public business entities, excluding smaller reporting companies, for interim and annual periods beginning after December 15, 2021, with early adoption permitted. For all other entities, the amendments are effective for interim and annual periods beginning after December 15, 2023. Adoption of the ASU can either be on a modified retrospective or full retrospective basis. The Company is currently evaluating the impact the adoption of this standard will have on its financial statements and related disclosures.

 

No other recently issued accounting pronouncements had or are expected to have a material impact on the Company’s financial statements. 

 

NOTE 4. Balance Sheet Components

 

Property and Equipment, net

 

Property and equipment consist of the following (in 000’s):

 

   Three Months Ended 
   February 29,
2024
   May 31,
2023
 
Computer Equipment  $55   $37 
Leasehold Improvements   18    10 
Tools and Equipment   48    27 
Website Design   110    
 
Vehicles   16    16 
    247    90 
Accumulated Depreciation   (78)   (38)
Total Property and Equipment, net  $169   $52 

 

The Company’s finance lease ended during the nine months ended February 29, 2024. The Company exercised the permitted purchase option and recorded an addition to tools and equipment in the amount of $20 (February 28, 2023 - $nil).

 

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Depreciation expenses of $21 and $41 (February 28, 2023 - $17 and $32) for the three and nine months ended February 29, 2024, respectively, has been recorded in General and Administrative expenses in the condensed interim consolidated statements of operations.

 

Prepaid Expenses

 

Prepaid Expenses consisted of the following (in 000’s):

 

   February 29,
2024
   May 31,
2023
 
Prepaid insurance  $264   $      3 
Prepaid software   5    
-
 
Prepaid legal fees   67    
-
 
Prepaid advisory   1,590    
-
 
Other general prepaid expenses   93    
-
 
Total Prepaid expenses  $2,019   $3 

 

Accrued Expenses

 

Accrued Expenses consisted of the following (in 000’s):

 

   February 29,
2024
   May 31,
2023
 
Accrued professional fees  $536    
        -
 
Accrued employee costs   5    48 
Accrued capital expenses   80    
-
 
Other accrued expenses   183    
-
 
Total Accrued expenses  $804   $48 

 

NOTE 5. Leases

 

The Company has previously entered into multiple lease agreements for the use of certain property and equipment under operating and finance leases. Property leases include hangars, storage, offices, and other space.

 

The Company records the initial right-to-use asset and lease liability at the present value of lease payments scheduled during the lease term. Unless the rate implicit in the lease is readily determinable, the Company discounts the lease payments using an estimated incremental borrowing rate at the time of lease commencement. The Company estimates the incremental borrowing rate based on the information available at the lease commencement date, including the rate the Company could borrow for a similar amount, over a similar lease term with similar collateral. The Company’s weighted-average discount rate for operating and finance leases commenced during all periods presented was 10%.

 

During the nine months ended February 29, 2024 the Company’s finance lease expired, and a purchase option was exercised. The carrying value of $20 was transferred to property and equipment.

 

Operating lease expense is recognized on a straight-line basis over the lease term. The weighted-average remaining lease term is 2 years as of February 29, 2024.

 

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The Company’s lease costs were as follows (in 000’s):

 

    Three Months Ended     Nine Months Ended  
    February 29,
2024
    February 28,
2023
    February 29,
2024
    February 28,
2023
 
Operating lease cost   $ 13     $ 13     $ 38     $ 40  
Short-term lease cost     2       3       6       7  
Total Lease cost   $ 15     $ 16     $ 44     $ 47  

 

The Company’s weighted-average remaining lease term and discount rate as of February 29, 2024 and February 28, 2023 was as follows:

 

   Nine Months Ended 
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
 
Weighted-average remaining lease term (years)   2    2 
Weighted-average discount rate   10%   10%

 

The minimum aggregate future obligations under the Company’s non-cancellable operating leases as of February 29, 2024 were as follows (in 000’s):

 

   February 29,
2024
 
Remaining fiscal 2024  $14 
Fiscal 2025   49 
Fiscal 2026   24 
Fiscal 2027 and thereafter   8 
Total future lease payments   95 
Less: imputed interest   (10)
Present value of future lease payments  $85 

 

NOTE 6. Promissory Note

 

On October 19, 2022, the Company issued a Promissory Note in the principal amount of $300. The Promissory Note was to mature on October 18, 2027, and bore interest at a rate of 9.7% per annum. The Promissory was securitized by certain patents of the Company. The Promissory Note was being repaid on a monthly basis, with interest only payments until October 15, 2023, and blended payments of $8 thereafter.

 

During the three and nine months ended February 29, 2024, the Company recorded and paid interest expenses of $nil and $15 (February 28, 2023 - $7 and $10), respectively. The Company repaid the loan in its entirety including all accrued interest on November 9, 2023.

 

NOTE 7. Convertible Promissory Notes

 

In May 2022, the Company approved the issuance of a series of Convertible Promissory Notes (collectively, the “Notes”) carrying a one-year term with interest on the outstanding principal amount from the date of issuance accrued at the rate of 10% per annum.

 

On or before the date of the repayment in full of the Notes, in the event the Company issued shares of its equity securities to investors (the “Investors”) in gross proceeds of at least $2.0 million (a “Qualified Financing”), the outstanding principal and unpaid accrued interest balance of the Notes would convert into common shares at a conversion price equal to the lesser of (i) 80% of the per share price paid by the Investors; and (ii) a price equal to $15.0 million divided by the aggregate number of outstanding common shares of the Company immediately prior to the closing of the Qualified Financing on the same terms and conditions as provided to the Investors.

 

During the year ended May 31, 2023, the Company issued Convertible Promissory Notes in the amount of $1,035 (2022 - $50).

 

During the nine months ended February 29, 2024, the Company issued an additional Convertible Promissory Note in the amount of $300, with the same terms as the previously issued convertible promissory notes.

 

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The following table presents the principal amounts and accrued interest of the Convertible Promissory Notes as of February 29, 2024:

 

   Amount 
Convertible Promissory Notes May 31, 2022  $50 
Issuance of additional Convertible Promissory Notes   1,035 
Accrued interest   57 
Convertible Promissory Notes May 31, 2023  $1,142 
Issuance of additional Convertible Promissory Notes   300 
Accrued interest   54 
Conversion of Promissory Notes   (1,496)
Convertible Promissory Notes February 29, 2024  $
-
 

 

The conversion features of the Notes were not clearly and closely related to the Notes and should be recognized as derivative liabilities. The Company determined that the estimated fair value of the derivative liabilities as $nil.

 

In October 2023, the Company completed a Qualified Financing and based on the terms of the Notes all Convertible Promissory Notes were converted into 517,532 common shares at of the Company.

 

NOTE 8. Convertible Notes Payable

 

In October 2023, the Company received $6,700 in exchange for Convertible Notes payable bearing interest at 10% per annum. These convertible notes converted into common shares in the event the Company raised more than US $5,000 or successfully lists its securities on a public stock exchange. The Convertible Notes payable converted into common stock of the Company on January 12, 2024.

 

The Company recorded $75 and $143 of interest expenses related to these Convertible Notes payable during the three and nine months ended February 29, 2024 (February 28, 2023 – $nil and $nil).

 

NOTE 9. Advances from Shareholder

 

As at May 31, 2022, there was an outstanding balance from a shareholder of $1,979. On June 24, 2022, this balance was fully settled by issuance of 2,196,465 common shares of the Company.

 

NOTE 10. Term Loan

 

In May 2020, the Company received a $40 line of credit (“CEBA LOC”) under the Canada Emergency Business Account program funded by the Government of Canada. The CEBA LOC was non-interest bearing and could be repaid at any time prior to January 18, 2024, without interest or penalty. The Company repaid this loan in December 2023.

 

NOTE 11. Fair Value Measurements

 

The following table presents information about the Company’s financial assets that are measured at fair value on a recurring basis as of February 29, 2024, and indicates the fair value hierarchy of the valuation inputs the Company utilized to determine such fair value:

 

Description  Amount at
Fair Value
   Level 1   Level 2   Level 3 
February 29, 2024                
Liabilities                
Derivative Liability - Forward Purchase Agreement  $20,622   $
   $
   $20,622 

 

As of May 31, 2023, the Company had no financial assets or liabilities measured at fair value on a recurring basis.

 

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The following table provides quantitative information regarding Level 3 fair value measurements inputs at their measurement dates:

 

   February 29,
2024
 
Redemption Price  $     10.61 
Stock Price  $1.25 
Volatility   53%
Term (years)   2.43 
Risk-free rate   4.12%

 

The change in the fair value of the assets and liabilities, measured with Level 3 inputs, for the nine months ended February 29, 2024 is summarized as follows:

 

   February 29,
2024
 
Fair value Derivative Liability as of date of Business Combination  $16,596 
Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement  $4,026 
Fair value as of Derivative Liability February 29, 2024  $20,622 

 

The estimated fair value of the Forward Purchase Agreement was measured at fair value using a simulation model, which was determined using Level 3 inputs. Inherent in a simulation are assumptions related to expected stock-price volatility, expected life, risk-free interest rate and dividend yield. The Company estimates the volatility of its warrants based on implied volatility from the Company’s traded warrants and from historical volatility of select peer company’s shares that matches the expected remaining life of the warrants. The risk-free interest rate is based on the U.S. Treasury zero-coupon yield curve on the grant date for a maturity similar to the expected remaining life of the warrants. The expected life of the warrants is assumed to be equivalent to their remaining contractual term. The dividend rate is based on the historical rate, which the Company anticipates remaining at zero. Any changes in these assumptions can change the valuation significantly.

 

NOTE 12. Common Stock

 

The Company’s common stock and warrants trade on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the symbol “HOVR” and “HOVRW”, respectively. Pursuant to the terms of the Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation, the Company is authorized to issue the following shares and classes of capital stock, each with no par value: (i) 100,000,000 shares of common stock; and (ii) 100,000,000 shares of preferred stock. The holder of each share of common stock is entitled to one vote.

 

The Company has retroactively adjusted the shares issued and outstanding prior to January 12, 2024 to give effect to the Exchange Ratio.

  

NOTE 13. Stock-based Compensation

 

In August 2022, the Company established a Stock Option Plan, superseded by the 2023 Equity Incentive Plan (the “Option Plan”), under which the Company’s Board of Directors may, from time-to-time, in its discretion, grant stock options to directors, officers, consultants and employees of the Company.

 

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During the nine months ended February 29, 2024, the Company granted nil stock options (February 28, 2023 – 585,230). Stock options outstanding vest in equal tranches over a period of three years. The Company estimated the fair value of the stock options on the date of grant using the Black-Scholes option-pricing model with the following assumptions:

 

   February 29,
2024
 
Stock price  $0.30 
Risk-free interest rate   2.8%
Term (years)   5 
Volatility   85%
Forfeiture rate   0%
Dividend yield   0%

 

A summary of stock option activity for the Company is as follows:

 

   Number of
Shares
   Weighted Average
Exercise Price
   Weighted Average
Remaining Contractual
Life (years)
 
Outstanding stock options May 31, 2023   585,230   $0.76    7.2 
Exercised   
-
    
-
    
-
 
Expired   
-
    
-
    
-
 
Outstanding stock options February 29, 2024   585,230   $0.76    6.4 
Exercisable as of February 29, 2024   195,077   $0.76    17.0 

 

During the three and nine months ended February 29, 2024, the Company recorded stock-based compensation expenses of $10 and $56 (February 28, 2023 - $16 and $45), respectively. There were no changes to the terms and conditions of the stock options in connection with the Business Combination.

 

NOTE 14. Net Income (Loss) per Share Attributable to Common Stockholders

 

The Company computes net income (loss) per share using the two-class method. Basic net income (loss) per share is computed using the weighted-average number of shares outstanding during the period. Diluted net income per share is computed using the weighted-average number of shares and the effect of potentially dilutive securities outstanding during the period. Potentially dilutive securities consist of stock options, Convertible debentures, Convertible Notes payable, and Convertible Promissory notes. Stock options, Convertible Debentures, Convertible Promissory notes, and Convertible Notes payable were excluded from the computation of diluted net income (loss) per share as including them would have been anti-dilutive. As we reported net losses for all periods presented, diluted loss per share is the same as basic loss per share.

 

The following outlines the Company’s basic and diluted loss per share for the three and nine months ended February 29, 2024 and February 28, 2023 (000’s, except share amounts):

 

   Three Months Ended   Nine Months Ended 
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
 
Net Income (loss)  $(5,306)  $(269)  $(6,463)  $(803)
Basic weighted-average common shares outstanding   11,698,789    6,306,496    8,075,238    6,142,893 
Basic and diluted net income (loss) per common share
  $(0.45)  $(0.04)  $(0.80)  $(0.13)

 

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NOTE 15. Grants and Subsidies

 

DAIR Green Fund

 

In November 2022, the Company entered into a funding agreement with the Downsview Aerospace Innovation and Research Centre (“DAIR”). In June 2022, DAIR entered into a Contribution Agreement with the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario to launch a Green Fund to financially support projects led by small and medium size enterprises. DAIR selected the Company with a project on the Engineering Design of a Hybrid Power System Novel Power Distribution Scheme. The funding approved to the Company was $75, of which $50 was issued to the Company as at May 31, 2023 and $15 was received during the nine months ending February 29, 2024. The remaining amount of $10 may be received subsequent to successful reporting to DAIR on the project.

 

Air Force Grant

 

In January 2022, the Company entered into a Market Research Investment Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Collaboration.Ai, a company engaged with the United States Operations Command and the U.S. Air Force to administer selection and awards for the AFWERX Challenge program to foster innovation within the services. In connection with the Agreement, the Company will provide research, development, design, manufacturing, services, support, testing, integration, and equipment in aid of delivery of market research in accordance with one or more statements of work or market research plans. During the year ending May 31, 2023, a fixed fee fund of $366 was approved. As of February 29, 2024, the Company had received $235 of this amount.

 

Scientific Research and Experimental Development

 

In July 2023, in connection with the year ending May 31, 2023, the Company filed an application for Scientific Research and Experimental Development (“SRED”) credits with the Canadian federal government in the amount of $229. This amount was received in December 2023.

 

NOTE 16. RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS

 

There were no identifiable related party transactions for the periods presented.

 

NOTE 17. SUBSEQUENT EVENTS

 

The Company has evaluated subsequent events from March 1, 2024 through to the date of this filing Form 10-K and determined that there have been no reportable subsequent events.

 

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Item 2. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations

 

References in this report (the “Quarterly Report”) to “we,” “us” or the “Company” refer to New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. References to our “management” or our “management team” refer to our officers and directors. The following discussion and analysis of the Company’s financial condition and results of operations should be read in conjunction with the unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements and the notes thereto contained elsewhere in this Quarterly Report. Certain information contained in the discussion and analysis set forth below includes forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties.

 

All figures noted are in thousands of Canadian dollars unless noted otherwise.

 

Special Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

 

This Quarterly Report includes “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) and Section 21E of the Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”) that are not historical facts and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expected and projected. All statements, other than statements of historical fact included in this Quarterly Report including, without limitation, statements under “Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations” regarding the Company’s financial position, business strategy and the plans and objectives of management for future operations, are forward-looking statements. When used in this Quarterly Report, words such as “expect,” “believe,” “anticipate,” “intend,” “estimate,” “seek” and variations and similar words and expressions, as they relate to us or the Company’s management, identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are based on the beliefs of management, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to the Company’s management. A number of factors could cause actual events, performance or results to differ materially from the events, performance and results discussed in the forward-looking statements. For information identifying important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements, please refer to the Risk Factors section of the Company’s Form 10-K filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on March 29, 2024. The Company’s securities filings can be accessed on the EDGAR section of the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Except as expressly required by applicable securities law, the Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

 

Overview

 

New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. (the “Company”, “Horizon”, “we,” “us” or “our”), a British Columbia corporation, with our headquarters located in Lindsay, Ontario, is an aerospace company. Horizon is a former blank check company incorporated on March 11, 2022 under the name Pono Capital Three, Inc., (“Pono”) as a Delaware corporation, subsequently redomiciled in the Cayman Islands on October 14, 2022, and formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses.

 

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Business Combination

 

On February 14, 2023, we consummated an initial public offering (“IPO”). On January 12, 2024 (the “Closing date”), we consummated a merger (the “Merger”) with Pono Three Merger Acquisitions Corp., a British Columbia company (“Merger Sub”) and wholly-owned subsidiary of Pono, with and into Robinson Aircraft Ltd. (“Robinson”) pursuant to an agreement and plan of merger, dated as of August 15, 2023, (as amended by a Business Combination Agreement Waiver, dated as of December 27, 2023) by and among Pono, Merger Sub, New Horizon Aircraft Ltd., Robinson, and Mehana Equity LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Sponsor” or “Purchaser Representative”) in its capacity as the representative of the stockholders of Pono, and seller representative of the stockholders of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. (“Seller Representative”).

 

The Merger and other transactions contemplated thereby (collectively, the “Business Combination”) closed on January 12, 2024, when, pursuant to the Business Combination Agreement Waiver, Merger Sub merged with and into Robinson, surviving the Merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of Pono. Pono changed its name to “New Horizon Aircraft Ltd” and the business of Robinson became the business of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd.

 

The Business Combination was accounted for as a reverse recapitalization in accordance with U.S. GAAP. Under this method of accounting, Pono was treated as the acquired company and Robinson was treated as the acquirer for financial statement reporting purposes.

 

The financial statements included in this report reflect (i) the historical operating results of Robinson prior to the Business Combination (“Legacy Horizon”); (ii) the combined results of Pono and Legacy Horizon following the closing of the Business Combination; (iii) the assets and liabilities of Legacy Horizon at their historical cost; and (iv) the Company’s equity structure for all periods presented.

 

Organization and Nature of Business

 

The Company’s objective is to significantly advance the benefits of sustainable air mobility. In connection with this objective, we have designed and developed a hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing (“eVTOL”) prototype aircraft for use in future regional air mobility (“RAM”) networks.

 

Robinson was incorporated in 2013. Initially, the company was focused on development of a hybrid electric amphibious aircraft, and in 2018 the Company pivoted to developing an innovative hybrid electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (“eVTOL”) concept that is identified as the Cavorite X7. The Company has built several small-scale prototypes and now has a 50%-scale aircraft that is undergoing active flight testing.

 

Horizon intends to sell these aircraft to third parties, air operators, individual consumers, and NATO military customers. The Company plans to manufacture its aircraft and license its patented fan-in-wing technology and other core innovations to other Original Equipment Manufacturers (“OEM’s”). Manufacturing will be accomplished with a heavy reliance on experienced aircraft manufacturing partners and supply chain vendors. Horizon believes this highly focused business model will provide the most efficient use of capital to produce an aircraft that has a variety of uses.

 

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The Company has been primarily engaged in research and development of aircraft. Net operating losses and negative cash flows from operations have been realized in every year since inception. As of February 29, 2024, it had an accumulated deficit of $13.0 million. Until now, the Company has funded its operations primarily with proceeds from the issuance of common stock and convertible notes.

 

Key Factors Affecting Operating Results

 

See the section entitled “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Form 10-K filed with the SEC on March 29, 2024 for a further discussion of these considerations.

 

Development of the Regional Air Mobility Market

 

The Company’s revenue will be directly tied to the continued development of long-distance aerial transportation and related technologies. While the Company believes the market for Regional Air Mobility (“RAM”) will be large, it remains undeveloped and there is no guarantee of future demand. Horizon anticipates commercialization of its aircraft beginning in 2027, and its business will require significant investment leading up to launching services, including, but not limited to, final engineering designs, prototyping and testing, manufacturing, software development, certification, pilot training and commercialization.

 

Horizon believes one of the primary drivers for adoption of its aircraft is the value proposition enabled by its aircraft that can take-off and land similar to a helicopter, fly almost twice as fast, and operate with much lower direct operating costs. Additional factors impacting adoption of eVTOL technology include but are not limited to: perceptions about eVTOL quality, safety, performance and cost; perceptions about the environmental impact of hybrid-electric; volatility in the cost of oil and gasoline; availability of competing forms of transportation, such as ground or unmanned drone services; consumers perception about the convenience and cost of transportation using eVTOL relative to ground-based alternatives; and increases in fuel efficiency, autonomy, or electrification of vehicles. In addition, macroeconomic factors could impact demand for RAM services, particularly if end-user pricing is at a premium to ground-based transportation. Horizon anticipates initial aircraft sales to be used for medevac services, firefighting services, disaster relief services, remote medical services, military operations, followed by sales to air operators for air cargo, business travel and air-taxi services. If the market for RAM does not develop as expected, this would impact the Company’s ability to generate revenue or grow its business.

 

Competition

 

The Company believes that the primary sources of competition for its aircraft sales are traditional helicopters, ground-based mobility solutions, and other eVTOL developers. While it expects to produce a versatile aircraft that can be useful in a variety of air mobility missions, the Company expects this industry to be dynamic and increasingly competitive. It is possible that its competitors could gain significant market share. Horizon may not fully realize the sales it anticipates, and it may not receive any competitive advantage from its design or may be overcome by other competitors. If new companies or existing aerospace companies produce competing aircraft in the markets in which Horizon intends to service and obtain large-scale capital investment, it may face increased competition. Horizon may receive an advantage from well-funded competitors that are paying to create certification programs, raise awareness of eVTOL advantages and advocating to kickstart government funding programs. In the event it does not capture the level of sales and consumer adoption it anticipates, Horizon’s business, financial condition, operating results and prospects may be harmed.

 

Government Certification

 

In order to be used in for-profit commercial operations, Horizon’s Cavorite X7 aircraft will require Type Certification. Horizon has had initial conversations with both the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) and the Federal Aviation Association (FAA). As a Canadian company, TCCA will initially lead certification efforts. Horizon expects the FAA to participate during this process which will likely reduce the amount of time required to achieve FAA certification.

 

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The Company maintains a partnership with Cert Centre Canada (“3C”) for the purpose of collaborating on aspects of the continued development and path to certification of Horizon’s eVTOL program. 3C is leveraging their deep experience with TCCA and FAA certification programs to develop a certification basis for the certification of Horizon’s hybrid-electric eVTOL aircraft.

 

Typically, the certification of a new aircraft design by TCCA or the FAA is a long and complex process, often spanning more than five years and costing hundreds of millions of dollars. The Company has never undergone such a process, and there is no guarantee that its Cavorite X7 design will eventually achieve certification despite its best efforts. The Company will need to obtain authorizations and certifications related to the production of its aircraft. While it anticipates being able to meet the requirements of such authorizations and certifications, the Company may be unable to obtain such authorizations and certifications, or to do so on the timeline it projects. Should the Company fail to obtain any of the required authorizations or certifications, or do so in a timely manner, or any of these authorizations or certifications are modified, suspended or revoked after it obtains them, the Company may be unable to fulfill sales of its commercial aircraft or do so on the timelines it projects, which would have adverse effects on its business, prospects, financial condition and/or results of operations.

 

Dual Use Business Model

 

Horizon’s business model to serve as a dual use aircraft both civilian and military applications. Present projections indicate that sales volume of this dual use aircraft will result in a viable business model over the long-term as production volumes scale and unit economics improve to support sufficient market adoption. The advantage of military application of Horizon’s aircraft in addition to sales volumes leads to a reduction in the risk of certification as aircraft used for military purposes do not need to achieve Transport Canada, FAA or similar certification approval. As with any new industry and aerospace product, numerous risks and uncertainties exist. The Company’s financial results are dependent on delivering aircraft on-time and at a cost that supports returns at prices that support sufficient sales to customers who are willing to purchase based on value arising from time and versatility from utilizing regional eVTOL aircraft. Horizon’s civilian sector financial results are dependent on achieving certification on its expected timeline. Horizon’s aircrafts include numerous parts and manufacturing processes unique to eVTOL aircraft, in general, and its product design, in particular. Best efforts have been made to estimate costs in the Company’s planning projections; however, the variable cost associated with assembling its aircraft at scale remains uncertain at this stage of development.

 

Going Concern and Liquidity

 

The accompanying unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements have been prepared in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America (“GAAP”), which contemplates continuation of the Company as a going concern and the realization of assets and the satisfaction of liabilities in the normal course of business. The Company has incurred and expects to continue to incur significant costs in pursuit of the Company’s development plans. We have devoted many resources to the design and development of our planned eVTOL prototype. Funding of these activities has primarily been through the net proceeds received from the issuance of related and third-party debt and the sale common stock to related and third parties.

 

Through February 29, 2024, we have incurred cumulative losses from operations, negative cash flows from operating activities, and have an accumulated deficit of $13.0 million. Horizon is a pre-revenue organization in a research and development and flight-testing phase of operations. While management expects that the net impact of the Business Combination along with our cash balances held prior to the Closing Date will be sufficient to fund our current operating plan for at least the next 12 months from the date these condensed interim consolidated financial statements were available to be issued, there is significant uncertainty around the Company’s ability to meet the going concern assumption beyond that period without raising additional capital.

 

There can be no assurance that we will be successful in achieving our business plans, that our current capital will be sufficient to support our ongoing operations, or that any additional financing will be available in a timely manner or on acceptable terms, if at all. If events or circumstances occur such that we do not meet our business plans, we may be required to raise additional capital, alter, or scale back our aircraft design, development, and certification programs, or be unable to fund capital expenditures. Any such events would have a material adverse effect on our financial position, results of operations, cash flows, and ability to achieve our intended business plans.

 

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Components of Results of Operations

 

Revenue

 

The Company is working to design, develop, certify, and manufacture our eVTOL aircraft and have not generated any revenues in any of the periods presented. We do not expect to begin generating significant revenues until we are able to complete the design, development, certification, and manufacture of our eVTOL aircraft. 

 

Operating Expenses

 

Research and Development Expenses

 

Research and development expenses consist primarily of personnel expenses, including salaries, benefits, costs of consulting, equipment, engineering, data analysis, and materials.

 

We expect our research and development expenses to increase as we increase staffing to support aircraft engineering and software development, build aircraft, and continue to explore and develop our eVTOL aircraft and technologies.

 

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

 

Selling, general and administrative expenses primarily consist of personnel expenses, including salaries, benefits, and stock-based compensation, related to executive management, finance, legal, and human resource functions. Other costs include business development, contractor and professional services fees, audit and compliance expenses, insurance costs and general corporate expenses, including depreciation, rent, information technology costs and utilities.

 

We expect our selling, general and administrative expenses to increase as we hire additional personnel and consultants to support our operations and comply with applicable regulations, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (“SOX”) and other SEC rules and regulations.

 

Other Income

 

Other income consists of grants and subsidies received for developmental work and foreign exchange gains and losses.

 

Interest Expense, net

 

Interest expense consists primarily of the interest on the Company’s Convertible Notes, Promissory Notes, and Convertible Debentures that have converted into common shares of the Company on or prior to the closing of the Business Combination. Additional interest expense includes the cost of equipment financing. Interest income consists primarily of interest earned on the Company’s cash.

 

Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement

 

Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement consists of fluctuations in the deemed value of an agreement between the Company and the Sponsor facilitating future purchases of the Company’s stock by the Sponsor based on a simulation model.

 

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Results of Operations

 

The following information includes, in Horizon’s opinion, all adjustments necessary to state fairly its results of operations for these periods. This data should be read in conjunction with Horizon’s unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements and notes thereto. These results of operations are not necessarily indicative of the future results of operations that may be expected for any future period.

 

Comparison of the Three Months Ended February 29, 2024 to the Three Months Ended February 28, 2023

 

Meaningful variances in the Company’s components of operations are explained below. The following table sets forth Horizon’s statements of operations data for the quarters ended February 29, 2024 and February 28, 2023 (000’s).

 

   Three months ended         
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
   Variance
($)
   Variance
(%)
 
Operating expenses                
Research and development   270    138    (133)   (97)%
General and administrative   989    155    (834)   (539)%
Total operating expenses   1,259    293    (966)   (329)%
Loss from operations   (1,259)   (293)   966    (329)%
Other income (expense)   6    (45)   (51)   114%
Interest expense, net   15    21    6    28%
Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement   4,026    -    (4,026)   (100)%
Total other income   4,047    (24)   (4,071)   16805%
Net income (loss)  $(5,306)  $(269)  $5,037    (1872)%

 

Operating Expenses

 

Operating expenses increased by $966, from $293 for the quarter ended February 29, 2023 to $1,259 for the quarter ended February 29, 2024. The increase was primarily driven by professional fees, additional staff hired to support development activities, and other administrative costs connected with the Company’s growth activities.

 

Research and Development Expenses

 

Research and development expenses increased by $133, or 97%, from $138 during the quarter ended February 28, 2023 to $270 during the quarter ended February 29, 2024. The increase was primarily attributable to additional labour related to flight testing, engineering work, flight software, prototype manufacturing, and data analysis.

 

General and Administrative

 

General and Administrative costs increased by $834, from $155 during the quarter ended February 28, 2023 to $989 during the quarter ended February 29, 2024. The increase was related to legal, accounting, increased travel, marketing, and branding expenses related to the Company’s growth efforts.

 

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Comparison of the Nine Months Ended February 29, 2024 to the Nine Months Ended February 28, 2023

 

Meaningful variances in the Company’s components of operations are explained below. The following table sets forth Horizon’s statements of operations data for the nine months ended February 29, 2024 and February 28, 2023 (000’s).

 

   Nine months ended         
   February 29,
2024
   February 28,
2023
   Variance
($)
   Variance
(%)
 
Operating expenses                
Research and development   635    497    (138)   (28)%
General and administrative   1,829    534    (1,295)   (242)%
Total operating expenses   2,464    1,031    (1,432)   (139)%
Loss from operations   (2,464)   (1,031)   1,432    (139)%
Other income   (222)   (271)   (49)   18%
Interest expense, net   195    43    (152)   (352)%
Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement   4,026    -    (4,026)   (100)%
Total other income   3,999    (228)   (4,227)   1853%
Net income (loss)   (6,463)   (803)  $5,659    (705)%

 

Operating Expenses

 

Operating expenses increased by $1,432, from $1,031 for the nine months ended February 29, 2023 to $2,464 for the nine months ended February 29, 2024. The increase was primarily driven by professional fees, additional staff hired to support development activities, and other administrative costs connected with the Company’s growth activities.

 

Research and Development Expenses

 

Research and development expenses increased by $138, or 28%, from $497 during the nine months ended February 28, 2023 to $635 during the nine months ended February 29, 2024. The increase was primarily attributable to additional labour related to flight testing, engineering work, flight software, prototype manufacturing, and data analysis.

 

General and Administrative

 

General and Administrative costs increased by $1,295, from $534 during the nine months ended February 28, 2023 to $1,829 during the nine months ended February 29, 2024. The increase was related to legal, accounting, increased travel, marketing, and branding expenses related to the Company’s growth efforts.

 

Other income

 

Other income decreased by $49, or 18%, from $271 during the nine months ended February 28, 2023 to $222 during the nine months ended February 29, 2024. The decrease primarily reflected the change in grants and subsidies received in the comparative periods.

 

Interest expense, net

 

Interest expenses increased by $152, from $43 during the nine months ended February 28, 2023 to $195 during the nine months ended February 29, 2024. The increase primarily related to interest expenses on the Company’s Convertible Debentures and Convertible Promissory Notes.

 

Cash Flows

 

The following tables set forth a summary of our cash flows for the periods indicated (000’s):

 

   Nine Months Ended   Variance 
   February 29,
2024
   February 28, 2023   Variance
($)
   Variance
(%)
 
Net cash provided by (used in):                
Operating activities  $(760)  $(773)  $13    -2%
Investing activities   (158)   (17)   (141)   836%
Financing activities   5,105    916    4,189    457%
Net increase (decrease) in cash  $4,187   $126   $4,061    3229%

 

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Net Cash used in Operating Activities

 

The Company’s cash flows used in operating activities have been primarily comprised of payroll, software expenses, technology costs, professional services related to research and development and general and administrative activities, and direct research and development costs for aircraft design, simulation, and prototype manufacturing, partially offset by periodic grants received from various government agencies. The Company expects to increase hiring to accelerate its engineering efforts in the coming years.

 

For the nine months ended February 29, 2024, the $13 decrease in cash used from operations as compared to the nine months ended February 28, 2023 was primarily attributed to increased non-cash operating costs and changes in working capital.

 

Net Cash used in Investing Activities

 

The Company’s cash flows used in investing activities to date have been primarily comprised property and equipment.

 

For the nine months ended February 29, 2024, the $141 increase in cash used by investing activities as compared to the nine months ended February 28, 2023 was primarily attributed to website development and computers.

 

Net Cash used in Financing Activities

 

The Company’s cash flows used in financing activities to date have primarily composed of funding raised with convertible instruments.

 

For the nine months ended February 29, 2024, the $4,189 increase in cash provided by financing activities as compared to the nine months ended February 28, 2023 was primarily attributed to the issuance of Convertible Debentures in October 2023 which converted into common shares of the Company in January 2024. These were accompanied by the conversion of Convertible Notes, partially offset by the impact of costs in connection with the Business Combination.

 

Sources of Liquidity

 

Liquidity describes the ability of a company to generate sufficient cash flows to meet the cash requirements of its business operations, including working capital needs, debt service, contractual obligations, and other commitments. The Company assesses liquidity in terms of its cash flows from financing activities and their sufficiency to fund its operating and development activities. As of February 29, 2024, the Company’s principal source of liquidity was cash and cash equivalents of $4,415.

 

To date, the Company has funded its operations primarily with the issuances of common shares and issuances of convertible debt instruments. Additional funding has been provided through government backed grants.

 

The Company believes it has sufficient cash to fulfill its business plan for at least the next 12 months from the date of this filing. To the extent the Company is able to raise additional financing, either by way of the Forward Purchase Agreement, or by other means, the Company will be in a position to expedite its business plan including hiring employees at a more rapid pace. To achieve the Company’s long-term objectives, additional financing will be required and efforts to raise such working capital will be ongoing through the next three years.

 

Off-Balance Sheet Arrangements

 

We did not have any off-balance sheet arrangements as of February 29, 2024 and May 31, 2023.

 

Critical Accounting Estimates

 

The preparation of unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements and related disclosures in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities, disclosure of contingent assets and liabilities at the date of the unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements, and income and expenses during the periods reported. Actual results could materially differ from those estimates. We have identified the following critical accounting policies:

 

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Derivative Financial Instruments

 

The Company evaluates its financial instruments to determine if such instruments are derivatives or contain features that qualify as embedded derivatives in accordance with ASC Topic 815, Derivatives and Hedging (“ASC 815”). For derivative financial instruments that are accounted for as liabilities, the derivative instrument is initially recorded at its fair value on the grant date and is then re-valued at each reporting date, with changes in the fair value reported in the unaudited condensed consolidated statements of operations. For derivative instruments that are classified as equity, the derivative instruments are initially measured at fair value (or allocated value), and subsequent changes in fair value are not recognized as long as the contracts continue to be classified in equity.

 

Forward Purchase Agreement

 

The Forward Purchase Agreement is recognized as a derivative liability in accordance with ASC 815. Accordingly, we recognize the instrument as an asset or liability at fair value and with changes in fair value recognized in our consolidated statements of operations. The estimated fair value of the Forward Purchase Agreement is measured at fair value using a simulation model, which was determined using Level 3 inputs. Inherent in the simulation are assumptions related to expected stock-price volatility, expected life, risk-free interest rate and dividend yield. Any changes in these assumptions can change the valuation significantly.

 

Recent Accounting Standards

 

In August 2020, the Financial Accounting Standards Board issued ASU 2020-06, Accounting for Convertible Instruments and Contracts in an Entity’s Own Equity. The ASU simplifies the accounting for convertible instruments by removing certain separation models in ASC 470-20, Debt—Debt with Conversion and Other Options, for convertible instruments. The ASU updates the guidance on certain embedded conversion features that are not required to be accounted for as derivatives under Topic 815, Derivatives and Hedging, or that do not result in substantial premiums accounted for as paid-in capital, such that those features are no longer required to be separated from the host contract. The convertible debt instruments will be accounted for as a single liability measured at amortized cost. Further, the ASU made amendments to the EPS guidance in Topic 260, Earnings Per Share, for convertible instruments, the most significant impact of which is requiring the use of the if-converted method for diluted EPS calculation, and no longer allowing the net share settlement method. The ASU also made revisions to Topic 815-40, which provides guidance on how an entity must determine whether a contract qualifies for a scope exception from derivative accounting. The amendments to Topic 815-40 change the scope of contracts that are recognized as assets or liabilities. The ASU is effective for public business entities, excluding smaller reporting companies, for interim and annual periods beginning after December 15, 2021, with early adoption permitted. For all other entities, the amendments are effective for interim and annual periods beginning after December 15, 2023. Adoption of the ASU can either be on a modified retrospective or full retrospective basis. The Company is currently evaluating the impact the adoption of this standard will have on its financial statements and related disclosures.

 

No other recently issued accounting pronouncements had or are expected to have a material impact on the Company’s financial statements.

 

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Item 3. Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures About Market Risk

 

As of February 29, 2024, we were not subject to any market or interest rate risk.

 

Item 4. Controls and Procedures

 

We maintain “disclosure controls and procedures,” as defined in Rules 13a-15(e) and 15d-15(e) under the Exchange Act that are designed to ensure that information required to be disclosed in the reports that we file or submit under the Exchange Act is (1) recorded, processed, summarized and reported within the time periods specified in the Securities and Exchange Commission’s rules and forms and (2) accumulated and communicated to our management, including our principal executive and principal financial officer, as appropriate to allow timely decisions regarding required disclosure. Our management recognizes that any controls and procedures, no matter how well designed and operated, can provide only reasonable assurance of achieving their objectives and our management necessarily applies its judgment in evaluating the cost-benefit relationship of possible controls and procedures. Our disclosure controls and procedures are designed to provide reasonable assurance of achieving their control objectives.

 

Our management, under the supervision and with the participation of our principal executive officer and principal financial and accounting officer, evaluated the effectiveness of our disclosure controls and procedures at the end of the period covered by this Quarterly Report. Based upon this evaluation, our principal executive officer and principal financial officer concluded that, as of the end of the period covered by this Quarterly Report, the design and operation of our disclosure controls and procedures were not effective.

 

Notwithstanding the identified material weakness, management, including our principal executive officer and principal financial and accounting officer, believe that the condensed consolidated financial statements contained in this Quarterly Report fairly present, in all material respects, our financial condition, results of operations and cash flows for the fiscal period presented in conformity with GAAP.

 

Remediation of Material Weakness

 

While significant progress has been made to improve our internal control over financial reporting, not all aspects of have been sufficiently remediated. The material weakness, as of February 29, 2024, relates to the lack of sufficient accounting resources with deep technical accounting knowledge to identify and resolve complex accounting issues in a timely manner and adequately separate financial responsibilities. Our management, with the oversight of the Audit Committee of our Board of Directors, continue to design and implement measures to remediate the material weakness. Remediation of the material weakness will require further validation and testing of the operating effectiveness of the applicable remedial controls over a sustained period of financial reporting cycles.

  

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PART II - OTHER INFORMATION

 

Item 1. Legal Proceedings

 

We are not party to any material legal proceedings. From time to time, we may be involved in legal proceedings or subject to claims incident to the ordinary course of business. The outcome of litigation is inherently uncertain, and there can be no assurances that favorable outcomes will be obtained. In addition, regardless of the outcome, such proceedings or claims can have an adverse impact on us, which may be material because of defense and settlement costs, diversion of resources and other factors.

 

Item 1A. Risk Factors

 

Factors that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those in this Quarterly Report are any of the risks described in our Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on March 28, 2024 (the “Annual Report”). Any of these factors could result in a significant or material adverse effect on our results of operations or financial condition. Additional risk factors not presently known to us or that we currently deem immaterial may also impair our business or results of operations. As of the date of this Quarterly Report, there have been no material changes to the risk factors disclosed in our Annual Report filed with the SEC.

 

Item 2. Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities and Use of Proceeds

 

(a) During the quarter ended February 29, 2024, there were no unregistered sales of our securities that were not reported in a Current Report on Form 8-K.

 

(b) As previously reported, on February 14, 2023, Pono completed its IPO (the “Offering”) of 10,000,000 units (“Units”). Each Unit consists of one Class A ordinary share, par value $0.0001 per share (“Class A ordinary shares”), and one redeemable warrant (“Public Warrant”), each whole Warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one share of Class A ordinary shares at an exercise price of $11.50 per share, subject to adjustment, pursuant to the Company’s registration statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-268283). The Units were sold at an offering price of $10.00 per Unit, generating gross proceeds of $100,000,000.

 

Subsequently, on February 14, 2023, the underwriters exercised the over-allotment option in full and the closing of the issuance and sale of the additional Units occurred (the “Overallotment Option Units”). The total aggregate issuance by the Company of 1,500,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit resulted in total gross proceeds of $15,000,000. On February 14, 2023, simultaneously with the sale of the Overallotment Option Units, the Company consummated the private sale of an additional 54,000 Placement Units, generating gross proceeds of $540,000. The Placement Units were issued pursuant to Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, as the transactions did not involve a public offering.

 

No payments for our expenses were made in the Offering described above directly or indirectly to (i) any of our directors, officers or their associates, (ii) any person(s) owning 10% or more of any class of our equity securities or (iii) any of our affiliates, except in connection with the repayment of outstanding loans and pursuant to the administrative support agreement disclosed herein which we entered into with our Sponsor. There has been no material change in the planned use of proceeds from our Offering as described in our final prospectus filed with the SEC pursuant to Rule 424(b) related to the Initial Public Offering.

 

The underwriters were paid a cash underwriting discount of $0.11 per Unit, or $1,265,000 in the aggregate, upon the closing of the Initial Public Offering. In addition, $0.30 per unit, or $3,450,000 in the aggregate was payable to the underwriters for deferred underwriting commissions. Upon the closing of the Business Combination, the Company paid $2,345,000 of the deferred underwriting fee. In addition, 103,500 shares were issued to the underwriters, in partial satisfaction of the deferred underwriting commission of $1,105,000, and $70,000 remains outstanding.

 

The consummation of the Business Combination resulted in gross proceeds of approximately $nil. The funds from the Business Combination were used for: (i) redemptions to public shareholders – reflected in the gross proceeds of the Business Combination and (iii) payment of fees and expenses. The direct and indirect fees and expenses incurred were approximately $CAD4.53 million.

 

(c) None.

 

Item 3. Defaults Upon Senior Securities

 

None.

 

Item 4. Mine Safety Disclosures

 

Not Applicable.

 

Item 5. Other Information

 

(a) None.

 

(b) None.

 

(c) None.

 

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Item 6. Exhibits 

 

The following exhibits are filed as part of, or incorporated by reference into, this Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q.

 

Exhibit No.   Description
2.1†   Business Combination Agreement, dated August 15, 2023, by and among Pono Capital Three, Inc., Pono Three Merger Acquisitions Corp., and Robinson Aircraft, Ltd. d/b/a Horizon Aircraft (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 2.1 to the Current Report on Form 8-K, filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on August 15, 2023).
3.1   New Horizon Articles (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.1 to the Registration Statement on Form S-1, filed by New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. on February 14, 2024).
4.1   Warrant Agreement, dated February 9, 2023, by and between Pono Capital Three, Inc. and Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, as warrant agent (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.1 to the Current Report on Form 8-K, filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on February 15, 2023).
4.2   Specimen Class A Ordinary Share Certificate (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.2 to the Registration Statement on Form S-1, filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on November 10, 2022).
4.3   Specimen Warrant Certificate (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.3 to the Registration Statement on Form S-1, filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on November 10, 2022).
4.4   Form of First Shortfall Warrant (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.4 to Amendment No. 1 to the Registration Statement on Form S-1, filed by New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. on April 8, 2024).
10.1   Form of Subscription Agreement for the PIPE investment (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.1 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 3, 2024).
10.2+   New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. 2023 Equity Incentive Plan (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.2 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.3   Registration Rights Agreement, dated January 12, 2024, by and between Pono Capital Three, Inc. and parties thereto (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.3 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.4   Registration Rights Agreement, dated February 9, 2023, by and among Pono Capital Three, Inc. and certain security holders. (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.3 to the Current Report on Form 8-K, filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on February 15, 2023).
10.5   Form of Lockup Agreement (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.5 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024)..
10.6   Placement Unit Purchase Agreement, dated February 9, 2023, between Pono Capital Three, Inc. and Mehana Capital LLC (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.4 to the Current Report on Form 8-K, filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on February 15, 2023).
10.10   Form of Non-Competition and Non-Solicitation Agreement (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.10 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.11   Form of Indemnity Agreement (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.11 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.12+   Employment Agreement, dated January 19, 2024, by and between New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. and E. Brandon Robinson (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.12 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.13+   Employment Agreement, dated January 11, 2024, by and between New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. and Jason O’Neill (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.13 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.14+   Employment Agreement, dated January 12, 2024, by and between New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. and Brian Merker (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.14 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.15+   Employment Agreement, dated January 19, 2024, by and between New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. and Brian Robinson (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.15 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.16+   Contractor Agreement, dated January 19, 2024, by and between New Horizon Aircraft Ltd., 2195790 Alberta Inc., and Stewart Lee (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.16 of Form 8-K filed by Pono Capital Three, Inc. on January 19, 2024).
10.17   Forward Purchase Agreement Confirmation Amendment, dated February 14, 2024, by and between the Company and Meteora (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 10.1 of Form 8-K filed by New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. on February 21, 2024)
31.1* Rule 13a-14(a) Certification by Principal Executive Officer
31.2* Rule 13a-14(a) Certification by Principal Financial and Accounting Officer
32.1** Section 1350 Certification of Principal Executive Officer and Principal Financial and Accounting Officer
32.2** Section 1350 Certification of Principal Financial and Accounting Officer
101.INS* Inline XBRL Instance Document
101.SCH* Inline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
101.CAL* Inline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase Document
101.DEF* Inline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase Document
101.LAB* Inline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Label Linkbase Document
101.PRE* Inline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase Document
104* Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted in iXBRL, and included in exhibit 101)

 

 

* Filed with this Report.
** Furnished with this Report.
+ Indicates a management or compensatory plan.
Schedules to this exhibit have been omitted pursuant to Item 601(b)(2) of Registration S-K. The Registrant hereby agrees to furnish a copy of any omitted schedules to the SEC upon request.

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SIGNATURES

 

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

 

  New Horizon Aircraft Ltd.
     
Date: April 22, 2024   /s/ Brandon Robinson
  Name:  Brandon Robinson
  Title: Chief Executive Officer
    (Principal Executive Officer)
     
Date: April 22, 2024   /s/ Brian Merker
  Name:  Brian Merker
  Title: Chief Financial Officer
    (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)

 

 

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Exhibit 31.1

 

CERTIFICATIONS

 

I, Brandon Robinson, certify that:

 

  1. I have reviewed this Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended February 29, 2024, of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd.;
     
  2. Based on my knowledge, this report does not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact necessary to make the statements made, in light of the circumstances under which such statements were made, not misleading with respect to the period covered by this report;
     
  3. Based on my knowledge, the financial statements, and other financial information included in this report, fairly present in all material respects the financial condition, results of operations and cash flows of the registrant as of, and for, the periods presented in this report;
     
  4. The registrant’s other certifying officer and I are responsible for establishing and maintaining disclosure controls and procedures (as defined in Exchange Act Rules 13a-15(e) and 15d-15(e)) and internal control over financial reporting (as defined in Exchange Act Rules 13a–15(f) and 15d–15(f)) for the registrant and have:

 

  (a) Designed such disclosure controls and procedures, or caused such disclosure controls and procedures to be designed under our supervision, to ensure that material information relating to the registrant, including its consolidated subsidiaries, is made known to us by others within those entities, particularly during the period in which this report is being prepared;
     
  (b) Designed such internal control over financial reporting, or caused such internal control over financial reporting to be designed under our supervision, to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles;
     
  (c) Evaluated the effectiveness of the registrant’s disclosure controls and procedures and presented in this report our conclusions about the effectiveness of the disclosure controls and procedures, as of the end of the period covered by this report based on such evaluation; and
     
  (d) Disclosed in this report any change in the registrant’s internal control over financial reporting that occurred during the registrant’s most recent fiscal quarter (the registrant’s fourth fiscal quarter in the case of an annual report) that has materially affected, or is reasonably likely to materially affect, the registrant’s internal control over financial reporting; and

 

5.The registrant’s other certifying officer and I have disclosed, based on our most recent evaluation of internal control over financial reporting, to the registrant’s auditors and the audit committee of the registrant’s board of directors (or persons performing the equivalent functions):

 

  (a) All significant deficiencies and material weaknesses in the design or operation of internal control over financial reporting which are reasonably likely to adversely affect the registrant’s ability to record, process, summarize and report financial information; and
     
  (b) Any fraud, whether or not material, that involves management or other employees who have a significant role in the registrant’s internal control over financial reporting.

 

Date: April 22, 2024 By: /s/ Brandon Robinson
    Brandon Robinson
    Chief Executive Officer
    (Principal Executive Officer)

 

Exhibit 31.2

 

CERTIFICATIONS

 

I, Brian Merker, certify that:

 

  1. I have reviewed this Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended February 29, 2024, of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd.
     
  2. Based on my knowledge, this report does not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact necessary to make the statements made, in light of the circumstances under which such statements were made, not misleading with respect to the period covered by this report;
     
  3. Based on my knowledge, the financial statements, and other financial information included in this report, fairly present in all material respects the financial condition, results of operations and cash flows of the registrant as of, and for, the periods presented in this report;
     
  4. The registrant’s other certifying officer and I are responsible for establishing and maintaining disclosure controls and procedures (as defined in Exchange Act Rules 13a-15(e) and 15d-15(e)) and internal control over financial reporting (as defined in Exchange Act Rules 13a–15(f) and 15d–15(f)) for the registrant and have:

 

  (a) Designed such disclosure controls and procedures, or caused such disclosure controls and procedures to be designed under our supervision, to ensure that material information relating to the registrant, including its consolidated subsidiaries, is made known to us by others within those entities, particularly during the period in which this report is being prepared;
     
  (b) Designed such internal control over financial reporting, or caused such internal control over financial reporting to be designed under our supervision, to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles;
     
  (c) Evaluated the effectiveness of the registrant’s disclosure controls and procedures and presented in this report our conclusions about the effectiveness of the disclosure controls and procedures, as of the end of the period covered by this report based on such evaluation; and
     
  (d) Disclosed in this report any change in the registrant’s internal control over financial reporting that occurred during the registrant’s most recent fiscal quarter (the registrant’s fourth fiscal quarter in the case of an annual report) that has materially affected, or is reasonably likely to materially affect, the registrant’s internal control over financial reporting; and

 

  5. The registrant’s other certifying officer and I have disclosed, based on our most recent evaluation of internal control over financial reporting, to the registrant’s auditors and the audit committee of the registrant’s board of directors (or persons performing the equivalent functions):

 

  (a) All significant deficiencies and material weaknesses in the design or operation of internal control over financial reporting which are reasonably likely to adversely affect the registrant’s ability to record, process, summarize and report financial information; and
     
  (b) Any fraud, whether or not material, that involves management or other employees who have a significant role in the registrant’s internal control over financial reporting.

 

Date: April 22, 2024 By: /s/ Brian Merker
    Brian Merker
    Chief Financial Officer
    (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)

 

Exhibit 32.1

 

CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO

18 U.S.C. SECTION 1350,

AS ADDED BY

SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002

 

In connection with the Quarterly Report of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. (the “Company”) on Form 10-Q for the Quarter ended February 29, 2024, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Report”), I, Brandon Robinson, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. §1350, as added by §906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that, to my knowledge:

 

  1. The Report fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; and
     
  2. The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.

 

Date: April 22, 2024 By: /s/ Brandon Robinson
    Brandon Robinson
    Chief Executive Officer
    (Principal Executive Officer)

 

Exhibit 32.2

 

CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO

18 U.S.C. SECTION 1350,

AS ADDED BY

SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002

 

In connection with the Quarterly Report of New Horizon Aircraft Ltd. (the “Company”) on Form 10-Q for the Quarterly period ended February 29, 2024, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Report”), I, Brian Merker, Chief Financial Officer of the Company, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. §1350, as added by §906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that, to my knowledge:

 

  1. The Report fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; and
     
  2. The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.

 

Date: April 22, 2024 By: /s/ Brian Merker
    Brian Merker
    Chief Financial Officer
    (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)

 

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Balance at Aug. 31, 2023 $ 5,083 68 (6,939) (1,788)
Balance (in Shares) at Aug. 31, 2023 5,075,420 1,062,244 168,832      
Stock-based Compensation 33 33
Conversion of Convertible Debentures $ 1,496 1,496
Conversion of Convertible Debentures (in Shares)   517,352        
Net income (loss) (740) (740)
Balance at Nov. 30, 2023 $ 5,083 $ 1,496 101 (7,679) (999)
Balance (in Shares) at Nov. 30, 2023 5,075,420 1,579,596 168,832      
Stock-based Compensation 10 10
Conversion of Convertible Notes Payable $ 6,843 6,843
Conversion of Convertible Notes Payable (in Shares) 1,253,770      
Issuance of Service Shares $ 1,558 1,558
Issuance of Service Shares (in Shares) 385,297      
Legacy Horizon Share Exchange $ 9,897 $ (9,897)
Legacy Horizon Share Exchange (in Shares) 3,588,869 (3,218,663) (168,832)      
New Horizon Shares on Effective Date $ 55,531 (75,619) (20,088)
New Horizon Shares on Effective Date (in Shares) 7,251,939      
Incentive Shares
Incentive Shares (in Shares) 954,013      
Capital Markets Advisory Shares $ 1,840 1,840
Capital Markets Advisory Shares (in Shares) 740,179      
Underwriter Shares Issued
Underwriter Shares Issued (in Shares) 385,016      
Net income (loss) (5,306) (5,306)
Balance at Feb. 29, 2024 $ 72,351 $ (75,508) $ (12,985) $ (16,142)
Balance (in Shares) at Feb. 29, 2024 17,995,436      
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Condensed Interim Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows (Unaudited) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
9 Months Ended
Feb. 29, 2024
Feb. 28, 2023
Cash Flows used in Operating Activities:    
Net Loss $ (6,463) $ (803)
Adjustments to reconcile net loss to net cash used in operating activities:    
Depreciation and amortization 41 32
Non-cash interest 195  
Non-cash lease expense   33
Stock-based compensation 56 39
Change in fair value of Forward Purchase Agreement 4,026
Changes in operating assets and liabilities:    
Prepaid expenses (176) (1)
Accounts receivable (112) (40)
Accounts payable 917 (19)
Accrued liabilities 756
Operating leases   (14)
Net cash used in operating activities (760) (773)
Cash Flows used in Investing Activities:    
Purchase of property and equipment (158) (17)
Net cash used in investing activities (158) (17)
Cash Flows from Financing Activities:    
Finance lease payments 18 (14)
Proceeds from issuance of Convertible debentures 6,700 935
Outflow from Business Combination (1,573)
Repayment of Shareholder loans (5)
Repayment of Term loan (40)
Net cash provided by financing activities 5,105 916
Net Change in Cash 4,187 126
Cash - Beginning of period 228 4
Cash - End of period 4,415 130
Supplemental cash flow information    
Conversion of Convertible debentures 1,496
Taxes paid
Settlement of Shareholder Advances $ 1,979