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API Technologies Awarded $2.5 Million Secure Communications Contract in the U.K.

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – June 16, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board:ATNY.ob - News) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, today announced that it was awarded a contract valued at $2.5 million USD to provide secure communications equipment to a UK Government user for use in static and mobile environments. API's UK subsidiary, Secure Systems & Technologies ("SST") won the order, which will be designed and manufactured in the Company's Gloucester, UK facility.

“Coalition partner collaboration is of vital importance to preserving international security. We are pleased to deliver a secure communications solution in support of this mission,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer of API Technologies Corp.

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API Technologies Launches New Product Introduction (NPI) Service for its SenDEC Division

Open House to Include Tour of Fairport, NY Facility and Interactive Demonstration of Prototype Manufacturing Capabilties

ORLANDO, FL -- June 9, 2011 -- API Technologies Corp., a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today the official launch of the SenDEC New Product Introduction (NPI) service. An Open House is scheduled Thursday, June 16th from 2 - 6 p.m., at the new 20,000 sq. ft. SenDEC NPI facility, 71 Perinton Parkway, Fairport, NY. 

API Technologies Completes Acquisition of Spectrum Control

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – June 1, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:ATNY), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure communications products and services for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Spectrum Control, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPEC).

API completed the acquisition through a merger of a wholly-owned subsidiary with and into Spectrum. As a result of the merger, all outstanding shares of Spectrum common stock were converted into the right to receive $20.00 per share in cash, without interest and less any required withholding taxes. API’s payment agent will mail to Spectrum record stockholders materials necessary to exchange Spectrum stock certificates for such payment. As a result of the Merger, Spectrum shares ceased trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.

API Technologies To Present at the B. Riley & Co. 12th Annual Investor Conference

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – May 10, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board:ATNY.ob - News) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of secure communications, electronic components and subsystems to the global defense and aerospace industries, today announced that Bel Lazar, API’s President and Chief Operating Officer, will present at the B. Riley & Co. 12th Annual Investor Conference, May 23-25, 2011 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in Santa Monica, California. Mr. Lazar is scheduled to present on Tuesday, May 24 in Room Palisades C at 10:30 a.m.

API Technologies Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months Financial Results

ORLANDO, FL - (PRNewswire) - April 14, 2011 - API Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:ATNY), a provider of secure communications, electronic systems and subsystems, and contract manufacturing services to the global defense and aerospace industries, today announced third quarter and nine months financial results for the period ended February 28, 2011. The results include the operations of SenDEC Corporation following the date of acquisition on January 21, 2011.

Financial Highlights for the Third Quarter Ended February 28, 2011

API Technologies Wins 2011 Edison Award for Innovation and Product Excellence

WINDBER, PA – (PRNewswire) – April 6, 2011 - API Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:ATNY) (“API”), a provider of secure communications, electronic components and subsystems, and contract manufacturing services to the global defense and aerospace industries, was named recipient of a 2011 Edison Award. Presented by the Discovery Channel, the Edison Awards is a yearly competition, which honors innovation and excellence in the development, marketing and launch of new products and services. API received the Gold Best New Product honors for its API™ Hawki™ Video Aiming Device in the Electronics & Computers: Locational Technologies category. The announcement was made at the annual Edison Awards gala held last evening in New York City.

API Technologies To Acquire Spectrum Control

ORLANDO, FL AND FAIRVIEW, PA – (PRNewswire) – March 28, 2011 – API Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:ATNY) (“API”), a provider of secure communications, electronic components and subsystems, and contract manufacturing services to the global defense and aerospace industries, and Spectrum Control, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPEC) (“Spectrum”), a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance, custom solutions for the defense, aerospace, industrial, and medical industries headquartered in Fairview, PA, announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement providing for the cash acquisition of Spectrum by API. Upon closing of the transaction, Spectrum will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of API.

Superior Tuning Capability Highlighted in API™ Tunable Filter: 30-90MHz Digitally Tuned Bandpass Filter Released Today

WINDBER, PA —MARCH 15, 2011 — API Defense, a provider of highly engineered systems, sub-systems and secure communications to the global defense and aerospace industries, today announced the release of the API™ Tunable Filter. The API Tunable Filter is a 30-90MHz bandpass filter that delivers highly precise tuning capabilities. The product’s rugged but lightweight design makes it ideally suited for use in military radios and mobile applications.

“We are pleased to deliver another product that further enhances warfighers’ communication capabilities,” said Jim Fisher, Director of Engineering for API Defense. “Used either out in the field or in a test environment, the API Tunable Filter offers the speed and accuracy necessary to meet mission requirements.”

Cost-effective, Easy-to-use Internet Service Delivery with API’s New ION™ SA503 Service Access Point

ORLANDO, FL (Enterprise Connect: Booth #412) - MARCH 2, 2011 - API Technologies Corp , a provider of highly engineered products and services, introduced today the ION™ SA503 Service Access Point at Enterprise Connect (Booth #412) in Orlando. The ION SA503 enables network administrators to perform secure remote device management (dial-up, IP and wireless) at a very low price point.

API Technologies Appoints Bel Lazar as President and Chief Operating Officer: Over 25 years of Aerospace & Defense and Senior Management Experience

ORLANDO, FL – (PRNewswire) – February 28, 2011 - API Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a provider of highly engineered systems, sub-systems and secure communications to the global defense and aerospace industries, announced today the appointment of Bel Lazar as President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Lazar will be responsible for the Company’s global operations.

API Technologies Closes Merger With SenDEC Corporation: Vintage Capital Management Has Become Majority Shareholder

NEW YORK, NY - (PRNewswire) - January 24, 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, announced today the closing of the acquisition of SenDEC Corporation ("SenDEC"), a leading defense electronics manufacturing services company headquartered in Fairport, NY, previously announced on January 10, 2011.

API acquired 100% of the equity of SenDEC, which includes 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 Capital Management LLC (“Vintage”). SenDEC generated approximately $90 million in revenue and over $3.5 million in net income during their fiscal year ended July 31, 2010.

API Technologies Reports Second Quarter and Six Months Financial Results

RONKONKOMA, NY - (PRNewswire) – January 14, 2011 - API Technologies Corp. (OTCBB:ATNYD), a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, today announced second quarter and six months financial results for the period ending November 30, 2010.

Financial Highlights for the Second Quarter Ended November 30, 2010

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 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 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.”

API Technologies Receives $1 Million Order for National Hybrid™ Custom Hybrids

RONKONKOMA, NY - (PRNewswire) – November 2, 2010 – API Technologies Corp. (OTC.BB: ATNY), a provider of highly engineered products and services to the global defense sector, announced that it has received a new $1 million order for its National Hybrid™ custom hybrid products. The order will be manufactured in the Company’s Pennsylvania facility.

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