Aerofoam Metals Incorporated Enters Armoured Vehicle Market

    MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 12 /CNW/ - Aerofoam Metals Incorporated (OTC: AFML)
( today announces that it has entered the global
armoured vehicle marketplace. Aerofoam is immediately setting up manufacturing
facilities and has set a target to sell a minimum of 140 vehicles within the
next 12 months.
    "Aerofoam has been, over the last several months, positioning itself to
vertically integrate its operational activities into the global armoured
vehicle marketplace as part of our ongoing strategic corporate vision." said
Paul Colacci, President and Head of Product Development. "The total size of
this global marketplace is measured in the billions of dollars and Aerofoam
has the critical elements to become one of the leaders in the industry in the
short term. Using our Aerometal(TM) material plus our new blast and ballistic
paneling matrix, and the chemical and biological sensor technology from the
partnerships and alliances we have recently made provide Aerofoam with the
unique ability to instantly capture market share."
    Aerofoam intends to establish a separate operating entity that will
manufacture, market and distribute its armoured vehicles. "Aerofoam will be
manufacturing armoured vehicles for several uses within this industry:
military, homeland security, ambulances, and cash in transit. Designs have
been completed and we are ready to build and supply superior quality armoured
vehicles that will be lighter and faster while maintaining ballistic integrity
and better priced than those in the marketplace" said Mr. Ken Evans, chief
engineer and designer, one of the world's foremost blast and ballistics
    Manufacturing facilities will, initially, be established in Canada with
other manufacturing facilities planned for other parts of the world. "Aerofoam
already has orders to supply" stated Mr. Colacci. "We are off to a great start
and have high performance expectations given industry demand and our global
business network. Aerofoam has been engaged in numerous discussions with
potential customers, in several countries, interested in the vehicles that we
will manufacture."
    Aerofoam intends to issue further details on its line of armoured
vehicles in the near future.

    About Aerofoam Metals

    Aerofoam produces a highly unique product known as Aerometal(TM) which
has a myriad of final application uses in any industry, being a possible
substitute for any other metals, wood or plastic. Aerofoam's process allows it
to produce simple applications as well as complex 3D forms which are required
in the automotive, defense, and aerospace industries.
    Products made from Aerometal(TM) maintain the physical characteristics of
pure aluminum but at less density and weight. Product applications can be
customized for specific densities as required and enables the use of
Aerometal(TM) as a preferred material because of the properties of aluminum.
    Products made from Aerometal(TM) offer substantial material benefits such
as strength, durability, water resistance, energy/impact/blast absorption,
resistance to mold, resistance to termites and rodents, ease of use, thermal
conductivity, and electromagnetic (EMI) shielding, to name a few.
    Aerofoam is marketing Aerometal(TM) on a global basis in a variety of
manufacturing and industrial sectors and customers to integrate the use of
Aerometal into a wide range of applications as well as interacting with
qualified candidates to establish territorial or product licensing

    Forward-Looking Statement
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nature, are intended to be, and are hereby identified as "Forward Looking
Statements" for purposes of safe harbor provided by Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward Looking Statements may be
identified by words including "anticipate", "await", "envision", "foresee",
"aim at", "believe", "intends", "estimates" including without limitation,
those relating to the company's future business prospects, which are subject
to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ
materially from those indicated in the Forward Looking Statements. Readers are
directed to the company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange
Commission for additional information and a presentation of the risks and
uncertainties that may affect the company's business and results of

For further information:

For further information: Investor Contact: Paul Colacci, President and
Head of Product Development, Aerofoam Metals, Inc., (905) 569-2376,

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