FOX-TEK ANNOUNCES Q2 RESULTS

TORONTO, Aug. 30 /CNW/ - Fiber Optic Systems Technology, Inc. ("FOX- TEK"), (TSX-V: FOX), a developer and manufacturer of patented non-intrusive sensing systems, today announced Q2 results from operations.

FOX-TEK reported quarterly revenues of $172,000 compared to $118,000 in the same period of 2009. Operational costs were reduced by $654,000 from $811,000 in Q2 2009 to $157,000 in Q2 2010. This significant reduction is primarily due to the reversal of accruals associated with the UK awarded judgment originally accrued for in Q3 - 2009. The net loss for Q2 2010 was $125,000 or $.00 per share, compared to a net loss of $784,000 or $.02 per share in the same quarter of 2008.

About FOX-TEK:

Fiber Optic Systems Technology, Inc. "FOX-TEK" develops non-intrusive asset health monitoring sensor systems for the oil and gas market to help operators track the thinning of pipelines and refinery vessels due to corrosion/erosion, strain due to bending/buckling, and process pressure and temperature. FOX-TEK's FT fiber optic sensor and Pinpoint systems allow cost-effective, 24/7 remote monitoring capabilities to improve scheduled maintenance operations, avoid unnecessary shutdowns, and prevent accidents and leaks.

FOX-TEK has offices in Toronto, ON, AB; FOX-TEK is traded on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "FOX". For more information, visit www.fox-tek.com.

This press release contains forward-looking statements based on assumptions, uncertainties and management's best estimates of future events. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements are detailed from time to time in FOX-TEK's periodic reports filed with the Ontario Securities Commission and other regulatory authorities. FOX-TEK has no intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

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SOURCE FIBER OPTIC SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY, INC. (FOX-TEK)

For further information: For further information: FOX-TEK Company contact: Sean Carr, President and CFO, Fiber Optic Systems Technology, Inc., (416) 665-2288, scarr@fox-tek.com

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