API Technologies Announces Merger with SenDEC Corporation: Vintage Capital Management Will Become Majority Shareholder

NEW YORK, NY AND ORLANDO, FL - (PRNewswire) - January 10, 2011 - API Technologies Corp. (ATNYD.OB) ("API" or the "Company"), a provider of secure communications, electronic components and subsystems to the global defense and aerospace industries, has signed a definitive merger agreement with Vintage Capital Management LLC (“Vintage”) to acquire SenDEC Corporation (“SenDEC”), a leading defense electronics manufacturing services company headquartered in Fairport, NY. Under the terms of the merger transaction, API will acquire 100% of the equity of SenDEC, which will include SenDEC’s electronics manufacturing operations and approximately $30 million of cash, in exchange for the issuance of 22 million API common shares to an affiliate of Vintage.

API's Hawki Nominated for 2011 Edison Award

API's Hawki Video Aiming Device has been nominated for the 2011 Edison Best New Product Award.  The Edison Awards are known around the world for recognizing and honoring innovation and excellence in the development, marketing and launch of new products and services.  The winners of this prestigous award will be announced on April 5, 2011 in New York City.  To learn more about the Hawki Video Aiming Device, click here.

TS-21 Blackjack Secure Rugged Tactical Fax

The Cryptek TS-21 Blackjack Secure Rugged Tactical Fax is a lightweight, self-contained, rack-mountable fax machine that provides the government with the means for secure communications in the field. Easily adaptable to airborne, shipboard and vehicle applications, the Cryptek TS-21 Blackjack is the US Army Standard for Rugged Tactical Secure Fax and can be deployed to support First Responders at the Federal, State, and Local Government levels. Made in the USA.

  • Highly Rugged:  Provides the ultimate protection for the transmission of classified information in hostile environments
  • Reliable in Even the Harshest Conditions:  Resists extreme temperatures, dust, vibrations, jamming and noise
  • Highly Interoperable:  Offers extensive protocol support, commercial Group 3 interoperability, asynchronous interfaces and compatibility for a wide variety of communications equipment
  • Modular Design:  Interchangeable components to make the Cryptek TS-21 Blackjack customer repairable in as little as three minutes

API Technologies Announces $38.2 Million in Booked New Orders for Quarter Ended November 30, 2010: Includes $26.4 Million Booked in the month of November - Biggest Sales Month and Quarter in Company’s History

RONKONKOMA, NY - (PRNewswire) – December 14, 2010 – API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ATNY.ob - News), a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, announced that it has booked $38.2 million in new orders for its second quarter ended November 30, 2010, including $26.4 million booked in the month of November, representing the biggest sales month and quarter in the Company’s history. The orders were from defense and aerospace firms worldwide and spanned the breadth of API’s capabilities, including engineered systems, components and secure communications products.

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Secure USB Hub Protects Sensitive Information from Unauthorized Devices; Guards Against Information Leaks

RONKONKOMA, NY — DECEMBER 6, 2010 — API Technologies Corp., a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, announced today the availability of the EMCON® Secure USB Hub. A 4-port USB hub, it provides organizations easy to use administrative control of USB devices connected to individual workstations. This helps guard sensitive data by prohibiting the use of unauthorized USB devices.

"Because of its plug and play capabilities, USB has become the industry standard I/O port on workstations. However, this convenience poses significant risks to organizations where the protection of information is a must," said Marc Dumais, EMCON Product Manager, API Technologies. "The EMCON Secure USB Hub solves this problem by giving organizations an easy-to-use solution to manage access to USB ports."

RF Signal Extender Enhances Range of Classified Wireless Communications

RONKONKOMA, NY — December 2, 2010 — API Technologies Corp., a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, announces the availability of the API™ RF Signal Extender. This new product extends the range of Harris Corporation’s SecNet 11® wireless bridge, used by the U.S. military to establish Secure Wireless Local Area Networks (SWLANs). First introduced in 2002, SecNet 11 is an approved standard for both classified and unclassified communication by the National Security Agency and Department of Defense (DoD) agencies.

The API RF Signal Extender boosts the range of SWLANs from 700 meters to up to 5 miles.

API Technologies Wins $3.9 Million Secure Communications Contract in the U.K.

RONKONKOMA, NY - (PRNewswire) – December 2, 2010 – API Technologies Corp. (OTC.BB: ATNY), a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, was awarded a $3.9 million (£2.5 million), two-year contract to provide secure communications equipment for use in ground stations and mobile platforms.   API’s UK subsidiary, Secure Systems & Technologies (“SST”) won the order, which will be designed and manufactured in the Company’s Gloucester, UK facility.

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API Technologies’ Hawki Video Aiming Device Aids Arson Explosives Detail of LA Sheriff Department in Rendering Object Safe

RONKONKOMA, NY — NOVEMBER 29, 2010 — The Hawki™ Video Aiming Device engineered and manufactured by API Technologies Corp., a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, recently played a critical role in rendering an Improvised Explosive Device (IED). The IED was discovered underneath a car parked in Lancaster, California at around 10 am on September 23, 2010.

One of the five teams from the Arson Explosives Detail of the Los Angeles Sheriff Department responded to the scene and deployed their Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) robot equipped with the Hawki Video Aiming Device. In situations like this, it is standard procedure for the team to render the IED safe with a disrupter from the robot. Accuracy of the shot is critical to the overall success and safety of the mission.

API is Back on the Road at Design-2-Part

Stop by the API Technologies booth at America's longest running regional Trade Show. Design-2-Part, held at the State Fair Exposition Center in Raleigh NC on November 17th and 18th, is the most trusted and largest Contract Manufacturing event for buyers of custom parts, components, services, and design. Plan to be there? Let us know.

API Technologies Releases Compact Fast Tuning (CFT) Synthesizer

RONKONKOMA, NY - November 16, 2010 - API Technologies Corp , a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, announced today the availability of the API ™ CFT Synthesizer. With a fast switching speed of 2 microseconds, this compact synthesizer has a frequency of 1.60 – 18.0 GHz in a single, ruggedized package with low power consumption. “What makes this synthesizer unique is the combination of its size and speed with very low power consumption,” said Jim Fisher, Director of Engineering, API Technologies. “It is an ideal solution for Electronic Warfare engineers and in mobile and laboratory environments where fast tuning and spectral purity are a must.”

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