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New 40 GHz High Performance Test Cables from API Technologies are Ideal for Rugged Lab and Environmental Testing Conditions

ORLANDO, FL  — August 1, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today the availability of its new high performance 40 GHz test cables. These cables feature a low insertion loss and are available with armorized and weatherized protective coverings, making them ideal for rugged lab, production, and environmental testing conditions.

“Operating with a frequency range from DC to 40 GHz, these precision cables provide low insertion loss with exceptional phase and amplitude stability,” said Larry Howanitz, Vice President, EIS & Sensors divisions of API Technologies. “They are crush resistant and feature flexible stainless steel armor, a corrosion resistant shield, braided PET jacket and over-molded strain relief.”

API Technologies Corp. Announces Promotion of Bel Lazar to President and CEO

ORLANDO, FL – (Business Wire) – July 31, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”, “API Technologies”, or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced the promotion of Bel Lazar to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of API Technologies Corp., effective August 1, 2012. Brian Kahn, who previously held the positions of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board. Bel Lazar joined API on February 28, 2011 as President & Chief Operating Officer.

API Technologies Develops ‘Push to Talk’ Function on VoIP Handsets for Use in Classified and Sensitive Communications Areas

ORLANDO, FL — July 25, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today that it has developed a security enhancement ‘Push to Talk’ function for Cisco mobile VoIP handsets that enables the extension of VoIP infrastructure to mobile users who may be involved with sensitive information.

API Technologies Designs Electronic Switched PDU for Laptop Charging Carts

ORLANDO, FL — July 20, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, introduced today an electronic switched power distribution unit (PDU) for laptop charging carts. This PDU was designed and manufactured by API’s Power Solutions product line to be used in a variety of applications including educational and medical establishments.

API Technologies Receives $6.2 Million in New Orders to Provide RF/Microwave and Microelectronics Solutions for Eurofighter Typhoon Aircraft

ORLANDO, FL– (Business Wire) – July 18, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today it has received $6.2 million in new orders to provide RF/Microwave and Microelectronics for use in Avionic systems in support of a Eurofighter Typhoon Program. The orders include fiber optic transceivers, associated data bus products, and assorted RF components.

“We are proud of our established heritage in designing, manufacturing, and testing system critical electronic components for major defense programs around the world like Eurofighter,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer of API Technologies. “By focusing on developing components for harsh environments like defense and space, we are able to deliver products of exceptional quality and reliability.”

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API Technologies Receives $2.4 Million Order to Provide Engineered Solutions for Major Defense Program

ORLANDO, FL– (Business Wire) – July 12, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today it has received a $2.4 million order to provide the manufacture and test of a shipboard defensive subsystem capable of tracking and targeting multiple low horizon threats that will support a major national defense program. 

“API continues to partner with leading defense providers in our quest to improve and secure both American and allied forces around the world,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer of API Technologies. 

No additional information is available due to the secure nature of this program.  

API Technologies Reports Results for the Fiscal Second Quarter Ended May 31, 2012

ORLANDO, FL – July 11, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API", “API Technologies", or the “Company"), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced results for the fiscal second quarter ended May 31, 2012.

API Technologies Announces Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call

ORLANDO, FL – (Business Wire) – June 27, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced that it will host a conference call to review the Company’s results for the fiscal second quarter ended May 31, 2012 on Wednesday, July 11, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Brian Kahn, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Phil Rehkemper, Chief Financial Officer, will host the call.

The call will be available by dialing 866-605-3852 or 412-317-6789 and accessible by webcast at www.apitech.com. Recorded replays of the webcast will be available for 30 days on the Company’s website and by telephone for 30 days at 877-344-7529, replay passcode #10015225, beginning 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time on July 11, 2012.

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API Launches Dual Entry PDU for Use with Generator & Mains Power

ORLANDO, FL — June 26, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, launched today a new high-power, dual entry power distribution unit (PDU). This dual input PDU (P/N: 72RA260BVFFN-00) is designed for applications where facility power and generator power co-exist to provide redundant power to IBM blade arrays. The design was derived from a PDU created for distributing power to the Cisco 6500E Catalyst product in customer sites.

API Technologies’ Rancho Cordova, CA Facility Achieves AS9100 Rev C Certification

ORLANDO, FL– (Business Wire) – June 26, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”, “API Technologies”, or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced that is has received a new AS9100 Rev C certification for its Rancho Cordova, California location.

AS9100 is the recognized standard of quality for the aerospace and defense industries. The certification, granted by third party auditors, identifies organizations that link business objectives with operating effectiveness, quality, and executive management commitment to customers.

“This new certification demonstrates API’s continued commitment to producing products of unparalleled quality that address customers’ mission-critical requirements,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer of API Technologies.

API Technologies to Join Russell 2000

ORLANDO, FL – (Business Wire) – June 22, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”, “API Technologies”, or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced that as of June 25, 2012, it will be included in the Russell 2000 Index. 

Band Reject Filter Eliminates AWS Interference at ENG-RO Sites

ORLANDO, FL and MONTREAL (IMS2012: Booth #1306)   — June 19, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today it is now taking orders for the CMD719 band reject filter designed to eliminate Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) interference of electronic news gathering receive only (ENG-RO) sites. The CMN719 will be on display at Booth #1306 during the IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS2012) taking place now through June 21 at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal.

API Technologies Receives $3.8 Million Order to Provide Microwave Products for Defense SATCOM Systems

ORLANDO, FL– (BusinessWire) – June 19, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”, “API Technologies”, or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced that is has received a new $3.8 million order to provide advanced microwave electronic products for use in defense satellite communication (SATCOM) systems from a major US defense contractor / Fortune 500 company.

“Satellite communications systems are essential for sharing vital intelligence on or off the battlefield,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer of API Technologies. “We are pleased to leverage our extensive experience and heritage in high-reliability and space level microwave technology in support of our national defense and a long-time, valued customer.”

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New Power Line Filters have Max Voltage Rating up to 480 VAC

ORLANDO, FL  — June 18, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today its new line of Spectrum Control 480 VAC power line filters (13-PDB Series and 13-PWB Series). These power filters are designed for three-phase or four-line power supply systems and have a current rating up to 1000 Amps. Multi-stage filter topology helps ensure compliance with Class A and Class B limits.

API Technologies to Showcase its Entire Line of Microwave Products & Capabilities at IMS2012

Includes Spectrum Microwave, CMT, National Hybrid, C-MAC Aerospace, and Cobham MAL Product Brands

ORLANDO, FL  — June 8, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today that it will, for the first time ever, showcase its complete family of microwave, RF, and millimeter wave products at Booth #1306 during the IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS2012). IMS2012 takes place June 19-21 at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal.

API’s family of products include RF components, microwave filters, microelectronics, amplifiers and amplifier subsystems, and frequency sources from brands including Spectrum Microwave, CMT, National Hybrid, C-MAC Aerospace, and Cobham MAL.

API Technologies Announces EMS Business Unit Restructuring

ORLANDO, FL– (PRNewswire) – June 6, 2012 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”, “API Technologies”, or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced restructuring plans for its Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) product lines. The restructuring plan is intended to realize synergies from the Company’s combined EMS businesses, contain costs, and streamline operations.

New Multiplied Phase Locked Oscillators for Ultra Low Phase Noise Applications

ORLANDO, FL  — May 31, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today a new line of multiplied phase locked oscillators from the Spectrum Microwave family of products. 

“The new multiplied phase locked oscillators provide both ultra low phase noise performance as well as the ability to modify standard parameters to meet customers’ unique requirements,” said Tracy Shaffer, Vice President, Spectrum Microwave Product Group of API Technologies. Phase noise performance is -175 dBc/Hz (at 100 kHz offset) and can use its internal or external 10 MHz reference.

API Technologies’ Secure Systems & Information Assurance Canada Named Authorized Reseller of ViaSat® Hardware Encryption

ORLANDO, FL and OTTAWA (CANSEC: Booth #1505) — May 31, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today that its Secure Systems & Information Assurance (SSIA) Canada group, which makes the EMCON® line of TEMPEST and security products, has been named an authorized reseller for Eclypt line of encrypted computer drives from ViaSat®.

“The ability to offer EMCON brand laptops and workstations with ViaSat encrypted hard drives pre-installed, gives customers the option of a ‘one-stop shop’ when it comes to secure TEMPEST and ruggedized computing,” said Peter Patterson, Vice President and General Manager, SSIA Canada, API Technologies. EMCON brand security products are on display at CANSEC 2012, Booth #1505, May 30-31, 2012 at the CE Centre in Ottawa.

New EMCON® TEMPEST Thin Client Debuts at CANSEC

ORLANDO, FL and OTTAWA (CANSEC: Booth #1505) — May 30, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today the availability of the EMCON® TEMPEST, Level I version of the HP t5740 Thin Client Computer. It meets NSTISSAM 1-92, Level 1; CID09/15A, Level 1; and NATO SDIP-27, Level A requirements.

New High g Digital Accelerometers from API Technologies Measure up to 500 g

ORLANDO, FL — May 22, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today its new high g digital accelerometer from its Sensors line of inertial measurement products. Measuring up to 500 g, this accelerometer is ideal for shock detection and sports equipment safety testing.

“These digital accelerometers measure higher g ranges than ever before and are ready to use within minutes of unpacking the box,” said Larry Howanitz, Vice President, EIS & Sensors divisions of API Technologies. Available in ±500 g and ±250 g versions, the unit comes in single axis (#15208A), dual axes (#25208A), and triaxial (#35208A) models.