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DC Solid State Power Controller for Switched Power from API Technologies to be used on U.S. Navy’s Autonomous Swarm Boats

Allows Operator to Remotely Power On-board Electronic Devices On and Off

Orlando, FL – November 17, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, announced today that its DC SMARTStart® Power Distribution Unit (PDU) for remote, switched and sequenced power will be used on unmanned boats by the United States Navy. Termed as “swarm” boats, these autonomous vessels are currently being tested by the U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR). 

View the ONR video on the swarm boats here: http://youtu.be/ITTvgkO2Xw4

API Technologies High-performance Cable Assemblies Offers Excellent VSWR of Less Than 1.5:1

Custom Semi-rigid Coaxial Cables Offer Frequencies Ranging from 5 GHz to 50 GHz

Orlando, FL November 17, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, now offers high-performance, custom semi-rigid coaxial cable assemblies that have a voltage standing wave ratio (VSWR) of less than 1.5:1 with frequencies ranging from 5 GHz to 50 GHz. 

Using next generation software modeling and 3D printing technology, API Technologies can quickly and cost effectively create custom fixtures to suit customers’ specific requirement.   

API Technologies Named to Deloitte’s 2014 Technology Fast 500™

ORLANDO, Fla.– (PR Newswire) – November 13, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced that it has been ranked number 83 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America.

“The companies ranked on the 2014 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 continue to set the bar for their industry higher each year,” said Eric Openshaw, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “There are so many exciting products and smart thought leaders driving this list. We congratulate the Fast 500 companies and look forward to seeing them continue their momentum into 2015.”

API Technologies Offers Filtered Circular Connectors Direct to the European Market: High performance, specialty connectors available with shortened lead time, lower cost

Orlando, FL & London, UK – (PR Newswire) - November 10, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, now offers its filtered circular connectors direct to the European market. These custom and specialty filtered connectors, which API has offered to the US market for over 20 years, will now be designed and manufactured in the UK, offering improved product access worldwide.

Ideal for use in commercial and military avionics, missile systems, communications systems as well as navigation and radar systems, these custom high reliability connectors offer superior quality and performance over a wide temperature range of -55°C to 125°C.

Emcon® Introduces New TEMPEST Level 1 Lexmark Colour CX510 Multifunction Printer and Scanner: Secure high resolution colour and PANTONE ® colour matching at fast speeds

ORLANDO, Fla. and OTTAWA — SecureTech 2014, Booth #503 — November 4, 2014 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced that its Emcon® Emanation Control business group has added a new multifunction device (MFD) to its line-up of TEMPEST high performance printers. This new device, the Emcon TEMPEST Level 1 Lexmark Colour CX510 Multifunction Printer & Scanner, allows government users the secure TEMPEST environment they require with professional colour matching and high resolution graphics.

The Emcon TEMPEST Level 1 Lexmark Colour CX510 will be showcased during SecureTech, Canada’s leading public safety, emergency management, and security product showcase, which runs November 4-5 at the Ottawa Convention Center.

API Technologies’ Philadelphia Facility Achieves AS9100 Rev C Certification


ORLANDO, Fla.– (PR Newswire) – October 21, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced that its RF/Microwave facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has achieved AS9100 Rev C Certification.

Based on the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) management systems standard, AS9100 is an internationally recognized standard for the aerospace and defense industry. AS9100 certification involves a third-party verification process that includes a detailed review of the Company's quality processes and documentation.

This marks API Technologies’ eleventh operation to achieve the AS9100 designation.

New API Technologies RF/Microwave Engineering Online Design Tool Now Available

Orlando, FL – October 16,  2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/Microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced the launch of a new product configuration tool that helps engineers modify standard API Technologies’ RF/Microwave products to meet their unique design parameters. The web accessible and mobile-friendly tool is available at http://micro.apitech.com/configure.

API Technologies Introduces Night Vision Device Test Set

Compact device supports mission safety and success in the field of operation

Orlando, FL  – September 30, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, now offers a Night Vision Device (NVD) test set that helps military personnel determine the quality of function of standard Gen II and Gen III night vision devices. 

Designed to test goggles, weapon sights, and drivers’ viewers, API’s NVD test set (#A3139775 / NSN 6625-01-323-9584 / TS-4348/UV) can be used in the field offering soldiers a “go” or “no-go” response to ensure that GEN II and GEN III night vision devices are working per specifications.

API Technologies to Showcase RF, Microwave and Millimeter Wave Product Solutions at European Microwave Week: New standard and configurable products get international debut at Europe’s largest microwave technology event

Orlando, FL – September 29, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, announced today it will present its full line of RF/Microwave products at European Microwave Week (EuMW) at Fiera de Roma in Rome, Italy, October 7-9, 2014, at Stand #177.

“Engineers throughout Europe turn to API Technologies for RF, microwave, and millimeter wave solutions used in a broad range of commercial, industrial products, and defense applications,” said Kerri Fabin, Vice President of World Wide Sales for API Technologies, “With the release of more standard, configurable, and EAR-99 products, we have significantly broadened API’s reach into the engineering communities of Europe, Asia Pacific, and beyond. We look forward to sharing these expanded solutions at European Microwave Week.”

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API Technologies Reports Results for the Fiscal Third Quarter Ended August 31, 2014: Revenue of $56.9 million, Bookings of $59.7 million, Book-to-Bill of 1.1

ORLANDO, Fla.– (PR Newswire) – September 25, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced results for the fiscal third quarter ended August 31, 2014.

“I am pleased with our third quarter performance, highlighted by 7 percent quarter-over-quarter revenue growth and our highest Adjusted EBITDA percentage in 8 quarters,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Executive Officer of API Technologies, “Our commitment to innovation and product execution has resulted in one of the industry’s leading portfolios of RF/microwave and advanced technology products, which customers continue to embrace.”

Results for the Quarter Ended August 31, 2014

API Technologies reported fiscal third quarter revenue of $56.9 million.

Newest API Technologies Patent Extends RF/Microwave IP for GPS and Asset Tracking Applications

ORLANDO, Fla.– September 19, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, announced today that it has been awarded a new patent for antenna technology for GPS and asset tracking applications.

U.S. Patent Number 8810474, titled “Antenna with High K Backing Material,” features an API-designed topology designed to boost antenna performance. API’s unique design reduces weight and delivers consistent performance, even when surrounded by a metallic structure, such as the body of a UAV / UAS or missile casing. Given its low-profile, surface mount design, the antenna is easily disguisable and well-suited for covert applications.

API Technologies Introduces Transient Energy Suppressant High Voltage HEMP Filters

ORLANDO, Fla.– September 17, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, now offers high voltage HEMP (High-Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse) filters that protect sensitive electronic equipment from potentially destructive energy transients due to line surges, lightning, and electronic pulses.

Designed for use in military and telecommunications applications, these HEMP filters ensure the life and continued performance of critical communication, infrastructure, and defense systems.

API Technologies Announces Third Quarter Earnings Call

ORLANDO, Fla.– (PR Newswire) – September 11, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced that it would issue its earnings release for the fiscal third quarter ended August 31, 2014 after the market closes on September 25, 2014, followed by a 4:45 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time call to review the Company’s results. Bel Lazar, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Claudio Mannarino, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host the call.

API Technologies Receives New $3.6 Million Product Order for Commercial Aviation Electronics

ORLANDO, FL– (PR Newswire) – September 3, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, announced today it has received a new, $3.6 million order for microelectronics modules to be used in a major commercial airplane platform. The orders are scheduled for delivery throughout 2015.

“Growth in the commercial aviation market has fueled new demand for sophisticated, high reliability electronics. Given API’s differentiated product portfolio, technical expertise, and aviation heritage, we have emerged as a key technology partner in the commercial aviation community. This order gives testament to our product quality and ability to meet the most exacting customer requirements,” said Bel Lazar, President and Chief Executive Officer, API Technologies.

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API Technologies to Present Electromagnetic Spectrum Solutions at 51st Annual Association of Old Crows Symposium

Orlando, FL – August 27, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading edge provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today it will present a full range of electromagnetic spectrum solutions at the 51st Annual Association of Old Crows (AOC) International Symposium and Conference in Washington, D.C., October 6-9, 2014, at Booth #1009.

API Technologies Introduces High Reliability Customizable 2-20 GHz Broadband Amplifier: High frequency amplifier line delivers competitive advantage and faster time to market for OEMs

ORLANDO, FL - August 14, 2014 – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading edge provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced the addition of a new multi-octave broadband amplifier, model BXHF1084, to its growing family of standard and configurable RF/microwave products. With its high frequency capabilities and one of the industry’s smallest footprints, the product offers OEMs competitive advantage and faster time to market.

The model BXHF1084 amplifier provides S, C, X, and Ku band operation in a single amplifier module. Its compact size, laser-welded housing and high gain design (26dB typical) make it ideally suitable for a variety of commercial and military applications, including VSAT, SATCON, point-to-point, multi-point, radar, and communications.

API Technologies Launches New Configurable Frequency Synthesizers: Feature-rich platform expands company’s footprint in communications, industrial, and defense applications

ORLANDO, FL– (PR Newswire) – August 4, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today the launch of configurable frequency synthesizers (Models LCFS-X), the newest addition to the Company’s line of standard RF / microwave products.

Offering superior phase noise performance as low as -92 dBc/Hz at 100 kHz offset, the synthesizers are ideally suited for a variety of applications including SIGINT /electronic warfare (EW), SATCOM, Doppler radar, and telecommunication systems. The compact surface mount packaging and affordable price point make these synthesizers an ideal solution for unmanned systems applications.

API Technologies Wins New $3.0 Million Order for Secure Wireless Communication Systems

ORLANDO, Fla.– (PR Newswire) – August 1, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today the receipt of a $3.0 million order for secure, wireless communication systems from a Fortune 50 company. The Company-manufactured, high-reliability electronic systems will be used in support of U.S. Department of Defense C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance) initiatives.

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

API Technologies Introduces the New EMCON® All-in-One Secure Workstation

Classified and Unclassified Access on One Screen Preserves Information Security, Improves Productivity, and Unclutters Office

OTTAWA, Canada and ORLANDO, FL – July 31, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced the launch of the EMCON® All-in-One Secure Workstation, which facilitates virtual, multi-domain access and presents it in a single user interface. 

The all-in-one hardware solution enables users to easily and securely access resources on classified and unclassified networks without the need for inefficient and costly alternatives, such as redundant hardware and resource-hungry software solutions. 

API Technologies Wins Million Dollar Order for Manufacture of Commercial Satellite Communication Systems

ORLANDO, Fla.– (PR Newswire) – July 25, 2014 - API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today it has received a $1 million order for the manufacture of satellite communication systems from a leading commercial wireless network equipment company.

To learn more about API Technologies’ contract manufacturing (CM) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS), please visit http://ems.apitech.com.