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Spectrum Microwave Wideband, Switchable, Phase Matched Amplifiers (2000-8000 MHz) Now Available

Spectrum Microwave Wideband Switchable AmplifierORLANDO, FL - October 18, 2011 - API Technologies Corp.’s (NASDAQ: ATNY) Spectrum Microwave product line now offers a compact solution to system signal distribution issues with this new phase matched, switchable, multi-channel amplifier design. The Model BXMF1020 allows an engineer to distribute an amplified signal to multiple ports and measure the amplified output from up to 4 additional ports. The Model BXMP1020 is both phased and amplitude matched, providing 10 to 20 dB of gain and over 60 dB of channel to channel isolation.

API Technologies Reports Fiscal First Quarter Results

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) - October 17, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced results for its fiscal first quarter ended August 31, 2011. These results include a full quarter of Spectrum Control, acquired June 1, 2011.

Firewall Connectors Now Available from API Technologies’ Spectrum Control Product Line

ORLANDO, FL and WASHINGTON DC (AUSA: Booth #3654) — October 12, 2011 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today the availability of Firewall Connectors from its Spectrum Control line of military circular connectors. Firewall connectors are highly reliable and designed to prevent fire or spark from penetrating through a sealed bulkhead. Experts will be on hand to discuss all of API’s products and services, including Firewall Connectors, at AUSA Booth #3654.

Next Generation Rugged AC Power Distribution Unit Available Now from API Technologies


Spectrum Power AC SmartStart PDU, 16 PortORLANDO, FL and WASHINGTON DC (AUSA: Booth #3654) — October 11, 2011 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today that it is now shipping its second generation, 16-port, AC Switched Power Distribution Unit (PDU). The Spectrum AC SMARTStart® Gen II – Military is hardened to meet extreme temperatures, mechanical shock and vibration, and other harsh elements, while continuing to provide reliable power. The 16-port version is the latest edition to the Spectrum Power AC SMARTStart PDU product family. Experts will be on hand to discuss all of API’s products and services, including the AC SMARTStart, at AUSA Booth #3654.

API Technologies Announces New UAV Engineering and Integration Services Specialization

ORLANDO, FL and WASHINGTON DC (AUSA: Booth #3654) — October 10, 2011 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today a new specialization area that will focus on the engineering of Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAV). This will include design, integration, test, troubleshooting, and manufacturing of complete UAVs and associated systems. Engineers from the UAV Engineering and Integration Services team will discuss the Company’s ongoing projects in the field of UAVs at AUSA Booth #3654.

API Technologies to Showcase its Products & Engineering Capabilities at AUSA

ORLANDO, FL — October 4, 2011 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today that it will showcase its diverse defense products and solutions at Booth #3654 at the AUSA 2011 Annual Meeting & Exposition. This is the Company’s first time exhibiting at AUSA, which takes place October 10-12 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC.

New Composite Shell Circular Connectors Ideal for Low Weight Applications

Spectrum Shell Circular ConnectorsORLANDO, FL and FAIRVIEW, PA - September 27, 2011 - API Technologies' Spectrum Control product line announces their new composite connector series. These composite connectors feature shells fabricated from high grade thermoplastic. Designed to displace traditional metal connector shells for substantial weight reduction, this new addition to the Spectrum Control product line offers composite shell versions of its circular connectors in MIL-38999 series III and IV, available EMI filtered or unfiltered.

API Technologies Receives $1.9 Million Order for Microelectronic Subsystems

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – September 22, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced that its RF Solutions / Spectrum Control division has received a new $1.9 million order from a Fortune 500 aerospace and defense contractor for a microelectronic solution to be used in the Heads Up Display (HUD) on a major U.S. military fighter aircraft.

Bel Lazar, API Technologies’ President and Chief Operating Officer, commented “This order is further proof of our focus on being the go-to supplier for specialized RF and microwave solutions. It is gratifying to see that our engineering capabilities and superior products are valued by our growing customer base both in the U.S. and overseas.”

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API Technologies to Present at Three Investor Conferences in September

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – September 13, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced that Bel Lazar, the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer, will participate in three investor conferences during the month of September:

API Technologies Receives $2.5 Million Order for Surveillance Technology

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – September 7, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced it has received a new order, valued at $2.5 million, to produce circuit board assemblies for specialized surveillance equipment to be used by the Department of Defense and law enforcement agencies nationwide. API’s Systems, Subsystems & Solutions (S3) division was awarded the order by a Fortune 500 global defense contractor, with deliveries expected in the current quarter.

API Technologies’ SenDEC Division Named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 List for Fourth Consecutive Year: SenDEC Named 68th in Nation, #3 in New York State for Manufacturing

ORLANDO, FL & FAIRPORT, NY - (PRNewswire) - August 30, 2011 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today that its SenDEC /Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Division was ranked for the fourth consecutive year on Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 5000” list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. SenDEC was acquired by API Technologies earlier this year. SenDEC ranked 68th in the U.S., 3rd in New York State, and 2,267 overall among the fastest-growing manufacturing companies for 2010.

API Technologies Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – August 26, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced results for the fiscal fourth quarter and twelve months ended May 31, 2011. The fourth quarter results reflect the inclusion of three months of SenDEC Corp., acquired January 24, 2011, but do not include any results of Spectrum Control, acquired after the fiscal year end, on June 1, 2011.

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API Technologies Receives U.S. Patent for Technology Used for Intelligence Collaboration across Multiple Computer Networks

ORLANDO, FL — August 24, 2011 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today that it has been awarded a U.S. patent for its system and method for traversing metadata across multiple network domains at various layers of the protocol stack. This patented technology, awarded to the Company’s Cryptek™ product line, part of the Secure Systems and Information Assurance (SSIA) Division, is a core component in its Netgard™ Encryption Suite, enabling coalition information sharing (across a single network) while providing multi-domain security for Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) infrastructure components like databases and applications servers.

CAC/PIV Card Reader Makes Any Printer or Multi Function Device a Secure, Print-on-demand Device

ORLANDO, FL — August 22, 2011 — API Technologies Corp. , a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today that its Netgard™ MFD can now enable multi-function devices (MFD) with secure print release capabilities. The Netgard MFD will be on display at Booth #636 at LandWarNet, August 23-25 in Tampa, FL.

When used with workflow software, the Netgard MFD allows U.S. Department of Defense ("DoD") employees to send any job to their network print server and then print the document on-demand at any printer/MFD connected to the network by swiping a CAC (Common Access Card) in the Netgard reader. The Netgard MFD is currently used by the DoD to make previously non-secure MFDs compliant with Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12).

Three New Frequency Ranges Join the API Technologies Line of Tunable Filters

ORLANDO, FL — AUGUST 18, 2011 — API Technologies Corp., a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today three new frequency ranges for its family of API™ Tunable Filters: 30-88 MHz (AP-mini-30-88), 90-200 MHz (AP-mini-90-200), and 200-400 MHz (AP-mini-200-400). These digitally-tuned bandpass filters are ideal for military radio applications and join the previously released 30-90 MHz model (AP-mini-30-90).

"The API line of tunable filters operate over several frequency ranges and are particularly well suited for military radio applications where tuning across a precise frequency is essential," said Jim Fisher, Director of Engineering, Systems and Subsystems Solutions Division, API Technologies. "With a tuning speed of less than ten microseconds and weighing only 60 grams, they can be used as drop-in replacements to competitors’ tunable bandpass filters."

API Technologies to Present at the 7th Annual Jefferies Industrial and A&D Conference

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – July 27, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced that Bel Lazar, API Technologies’ President and Chief Operating Officer, will be presenting at the Jefferies 2011 Global Industrial and A&D Conference, on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. EST, at the Grand Hyatt New York, in New York City.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be accessible via the API Technologies website. To hear the presentation and view related materials, visit the website at www.apitechnologies.com/investor-relations/events. A replay will be available for ninety days.

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API Technologies Achieves New AS9100 Rev C Certifications

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – July 12, 2011– API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”) a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, today announced it has achieved AS9100 Rev C certification, the quality standard for the aerospace and defense industries, for its Windber, PA and Alum Bank, PA locations. These locations mark the Company’s fifth and sixth such facilities to achieve the AS9100 designation.

Bel Lazar, API Technologies’ President and Chief Operating Officer, commented “Achievement of these AS9100 Rev C certifications demonstrates the Company’s ongoing commitment to achieving the highest operational standards through excellence in quality management. This is one of the reasons customers and partners continue to recognize API Technologies as a leading provider of high-quality products and services to the aerospace and defense industries.”

Lightweight TEMPEST Laptop Looks and Feels Like it’s COTS/GOTS. Slim-line Laptop Joins SST™ Line of Products from API Technologies.


ORLANDO, FL and GLOUCESTER, UK — JUNE 28, 2011 — API Technologies Corp., a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today the wide availability of the world’s lightest TEMPEST laptop, part of the Company’s Secure Systems &Technologies (SST™) line of TEMPEST products. The SN9200TF is based on the Getac 9213 Notebook and weighs less than 3 kg (about 6.5 lbs).

"This is the lightest TEMPEST Level A laptop on the market today defying the accepted view that TEMPEST products are heavy and unwieldy,” said Matthew Richards, SST Managing Director. “In fact, the next lightest laptop with a comparable screen weighs in at a whole kilogram (about 2 lbs) more.”

The SN9200TF has a 13.3 inch LED backlit display and boasts a machined aluminum and magnesium alloy case.

API Technologies Completes Debt and Equity Financing

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – June 27, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, today announced it has entered into a $170 million secured term loan facility and completed a private placement of approximately $31 million of common stock at a price of $6.50 per share. The term loan and proceeds of the private placement replace the $200 million term loan facility previously entered into by API on June 1, 2011 in connection with the closing of its acquisition of Spectrum Control, Inc.

Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc. served as lead arranger, sole bookrunner and administrative agent for the term loan.

B. Riley & Co., LLC served as placement agent for the private placement.

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API Technologies to List its Common Stock on NASDAQ

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – June 23, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ATNY.OB) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, will list its common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market effective June 27th, 2011 under the ticker symbol ATNY.

Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Jack Freeman, Chief Financial Officer, will ring the opening bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite Studio in New York City on Wednesday June 29th at 9:30 a.m. to celebrate the Company’s listing on the NASDAQ.

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