May 2, 2007 -- NEW YORK, API Nanotronics, Corp. (OTCBB: APIO) ("API") (the "Company") a leading supplier of electronic components to the defense, aerospace and communications sectors, is pleased to announce that its National Hybrid division has secured orders to supply a proprietary hybrid circuit for a new state-of-the-art commercial airliner.
The High Voltage Power Hybrid Module is a critical component of the aircraft's braking system. This module has been developed based on proprietary, patented National Hybrid packaging technology. The Hi Power "6 PAK" contains six, 600V, 30A IGBTs and six, 600V, 15A hi speed rectifiers configured as a three-phase motor drive. The National Hybrid packaging technology allows the product to meet the harsh environmental requirements of this application and still maintain the proper thermal management necessary for safe operation of power hybrid microcircuits.
Phillip DeZwirek, Chairman and CEO of API, stated, "This is a significant design win for our company. The patented technology utilized to develop this circuit is easily customized to different configurations for other high reliability applications. This opens new markets for National Hybrid's patented power hybrid technology."
About API Nanotronics Corp.
API Nanotronics Corp. through its wholly owned subsidiaries API Electronics Inc., National Hybrid Inc., Filtran Group, TM Systems and Keytronics, is engaged in the manufacture of electronic components and systems for the defense and communications industries. With a growing list of blue chip customers, including Honeywell/Allied Signal, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, and numerous other top technology-based firms around the world, API regularly ships off-the-shelf and custom designed products to clients in more than 34 countries. API owns state-of-the-art manufacturing and technology centers in New York, Connecticut and Ontario, Canada and has manufacturing capabilities in China and a distribution center in Britain. API Nanotronics trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol APIO. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apinanotronics.com
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API Nanotronics Corp.
Phillip DeZwirek, CEO