Arotech Announces Substantial Increase in Credit Line at its Simulation Division

   Arotech Announces Substantial Increase in Credit Line at its Simulation
                                   Division

Increase in credit line and debt term length provides increased working
capital

PR Newswire

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, February 6, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, February 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Arotech Corporation (NasdaqGM: ARTX), a provider of quality defense and
security products for the military, law enforcement and homeland security
markets, announced today that FAAC Incorporated, part of Arotech's Training
and Simulation Division, has received a substantial increase in its credit
line.

Fifth Third Bank in Eastern Michigan has increased FAAC's credit line by 50%,
from $10 million to $15 million, and the term length of the credit line was
extended to May 31, 2015.

"Financial strength and flexibility are a key component to our future growth
plans," commented Robert S. Ehrlich, Chairman and CEO of Arotech. "This growth
in available funds provides our Simulation Division with increased working
capital and provides us with increased flexibility to execute on Arotech's
growth strategy. I thank Fifth Third for their long-term support as well as
their strong belief in our business and its potential."

David Girodat, Affiliate President, Fifth Third - Eastern Michigan, said,
"Fifth Third Bank is pleased to provide additional financing to support FAAC
Incorporated's growth. FAAC has had consistent revenue and EBITDA growth over
the years and we are excited to be their financial partner in continuing that
trend in 2013 and beyond."

About Arotech Corporation

Arotech Corporation is a leading provider of quality defense and security
products for the military, law enforcement and homeland security markets,
including multimedia interactive simulators/trainers and advanced zinc-air and
lithium batteries and chargers. Arotech operates through two major business
divisions: Training and Simulation, and Battery and Power Systems.

Arotech is incorporated in Delaware, with corporate offices in Ann Arbor,
Michigan and research, development and production subsidiaries in Alabama,
Michigan and Israel.

Except for the historical information herein, the matters discussed in this
news release include forward-looking statements, as defined in the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements reflect
management's current knowledge, assumptions, judgment and expectations
regarding future performance or events. Although management believes that the
expectations reflected in such statements are reasonable, readers are
cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, as
they are subject to various risks and uncertainties that may cause actual
results to vary materially. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not
limited to, risks relating to: product and technology development; the
uncertainty of the market for Arotech's products; changing economic
conditions; delay, cancellation or non-renewal, in whole or in part, of
contracts or of purchase orders (including as a result of budgetary cuts
resulting from automatic sequestration under the Budget Control Act of 2011);
and other risk factors detailed in Arotech's most recent Annual Report on Form
10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 and other filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. Arotech assumes no obligation to update
the information in this release. Reference to the Company's website above does
not constitute incorporation of any of the information thereon into this press
release.


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SOURCE Arotech Corporation
 
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