API Technologies’ Great Yarmouth Facility Expands Environmental Testing Facilities for Electronics

ORLANDO, Fla. and GREAT YARMOUTH, United Kingdom — November 20, 2013 — 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 in response to a recent contract win, it has expanded its environmental testing capabilities in the Company’s Great Yarmouth (UK) location. 

“Our dynamic and climatic test services help our customers resolve any end product quality issues. We can provide extremely accurate environmental test simulations that precisely mimic the working environment of a product in the field,” said Matthew Richards, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, RF/Microwave & Microelectronics (RF2M UK), API Technologies Corp. 

API’s Great Yarmouth facility is a United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) accredited test house and holds DLA Laboratory Suitability approval for performing tests for aerospace, defence, space, automotive and oil & gas applications. Testing capabilities include: environment (humidity and temperature), vibration, mechanical shock, temperature extremes (temperature cycling), and resistance to soldering heat.

API Technologies employs nearly 200 employees at its Great Yarmouth facility where it also designs and manufactures high-reliability micro-electronics for the aerospace, defence, space, and oil & gas markets. 

About API Technologies Corp.
The Company, through its subsidiaries, designs, develops and manufactures electronic systems, subsystems, RF and secure solutions for technically demanding defense, aerospace and commercial applications. API Technologies' customers include many leading Fortune 500 companies. API Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the symbol ATNY. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apitech.com.