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DDC Expands Leadership in MIL-STD-1553 with Acquisition of NHi Product Line

Bohemia, New York (July 8, 2013) — Data Device Corporation (DDC), the world leader in high reliability data communication and control technology, today announced that it has expanded its MIL-STD-1553 data bus product offering with the acquisition of the National Hybrid data bus product line from API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: ATNY). The data bus product line includes National Hybrid-brand products and UK-made MIL- STD-1553 and MIL-STD-1760 products.

Vincent Buffa, President of DDC, stated, "We are very excited about this acquisition which strengthens DDC's product offering, access to strategic markets, and reinforces DDC’s position as a leading supplier of high reliability data networking electronics for the US Department of Defense, as well as leading defense and aerospace contractors. Moreover, the acquisition will enhance DDC’s offerings to new and existing customers."

For nearly 40 years, National Hybrid has advanced its data networking solutions to serve the ever-increasing performance, space, and cost demands of the aerospace and defense industry. National Hybrid specializes in the manufacturing of MIL-STD-1553/1760 data bus transceivers and terminals, high-density multi-chip modules, as well as custom state-of-the-art hybrid micro-electronic circuits.

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Data Device Corporation (DDC) is a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-reliability Connectivity, Power and Control solutions (Data Networking; Power Distribution, Control and Conversion; Motor Control and Motion Feedback) for aerospace, defense, space, and industrial applications. With awards for quality, delivery, and support, DDC has served these industries as a trusted resource for more than 50 years... providing proven solutions that are optimized for efficiency, reliability, and performance. Data Device Corporation brands include DDC, Beta Transformer Technology Corporation, National Hybrid Inc., North Hills Signal Processing Corp., Pascall Electronics Ltd., and XCEL Power Systems Ltd. DDC is headquartered in Bohemia, NY and has manufacturing operations in New York, California, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit:

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