Arotech's Training and Simulation Division Starts 2013 With $4.5 Million in New Awards

 Arotech's Training and Simulation Division Starts 2013 With $4.5 Million in
                                  New Awards

Division backlog at over $70 million

PR Newswire

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, February 19, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, February 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Arotech Corporation's (NasdaqGM: ARTX) Training and Simulation Division (ATSD)
has secured $4.5 million in new project awards since the beginning of 2013. At
the end of January, ATSD backlog was over $70 million.

The new funding spans all ATSD business units and is highlighted by
significant awards for the US Air Force Zone Acquisition Process pilot weapon
employment software programs, the US Air National Guard Boom Operator
Simulator program, the City of Raleigh Capital Area Transit bus simulator, a
Stanford University driving simulator, and the City of Fontana Driving
combination driving and use-of-force simulator.

"After finishing 2012 with record revenue, we are encouraged that our Training
and Simulation Division has started 2013 so strongly, with a high level of
backlog and many exciting opportunities in the pipeline," commented Robert S.
Ehrlich, Arotech's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "The breadth of these
new project wins across all the Training and Simulation Division's business
units highlights great diversification within our product line and customer

About Arotech's Training and Simulation Division

Arotech's Training and Simulation Division (ATSD) provides world-class
simulation based training solutions. ATSD develops, manufactures, and markets
advanced high-tech multimedia and interactive digital solutions for
engineering, use-of-force, and operator training simulations for military, law
enforcement, security, municipal and private industry personnel. The
division's fully interactive operator training systems feature
state-of-the-art vehicle simulator technology enabling training in situation
awareness, risk analysis and decision-making, emergency reaction and avoidance
procedures, conscientious equipment operation, and crew coordination. The
division's use-of-force training products and services allow organizations to
train their personnel in safe, productive, and realistic environments. The
division provides consulting and developmental support for engineering
simulation solutions. The division also supplies pilot decision-making support
software for the F-15, F-16, F-18, F-22, and F-35 aircraft, simulation models
for the ACMI/TACTS air combat training ranges, and Air-Refueling Boom Arm

Arotech's Training and Simulation Division consists of FAAC Incorporated
(, IES Interactive Training (, and
Realtime Technologies (

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. For more information on Arotech, please visit Arotech's
website at

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

Investor Relations Contact

For more information on Arotech or investor/public relations, please contact:

Ehud Helft and Kenny Green at CCG, Tel: +1-646-201-9246. E-mail:

SOURCE Arotech Corporation
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