ORLANDO, Fla., June 16, 2011 /CNW/ -- API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ATNY) ("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.
About API Technologies Corp.
The Company, through its subsidiaries, designs, develops and manufactures systems, subsystems, RF and secure communications solutions for technically demanding defense, aerospace and commercial applications. API Technologies' international customers include many leading Fortune 500 companies. API Technologies trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol ATNY. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apitechnologies.com.
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