CPI Aerostructures to Report 2012 Fourth Quarter Financial Results and Conduct Conference Call on Tuesday, March 12th

  CPI Aerostructures to Report 2012 Fourth Quarter Financial Results and
  Conduct Conference Call on Tuesday, March 12th

Business Wire

EDGEWOOD, N.Y. -- February 28, 2013

CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (“CPI Aero®”) (NYSE MKT: CVU) today announced that it
will issue its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended
December 31, 2012 on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 prior to the opening of the stock
market.

CPI Aero’s President & CEO, Edward J. Fred and CFO, Vincent Palazzolo will
host a conference call at 10:00 am ET that day to discuss these results as
well as recent corporate developments. After opening remarks, there will be a
question and answer period. Interested parties may participate in the call by
dialing (201) 493-6739. Please call in 10 minutes before the conference call
is scheduled to begin and ask for the CPI Aero call. Questions may be asked
during the live call, or alternatively, you may e-mail questions in advance to
lcati@equityny.com.

The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet. To listen
to the live call, please go to www.cpiaero.com, click on the Investor
Relations section, then to the Event Calendar where the conference call is
posted. Please go to the website 15 minutes early to download and install any
necessary audio software. If you are unable to listen live, the conference
call will be archived and can be accessed for approximately 90 days. We
suggest listeners use Microsoft Explorer as their browser.

About CPI Aero

CPI Aero is engaged in the contract production of structural aircraft parts
for leading prime defense contractors, the U.S. Air Force, and other branches
of the armed forces. CPI Aero also acts as a subcontractor to prime aircraft
manufacturers in the production of commercial aircraft parts. In conjunction
with its assembly operations, CPI Aero provides engineering, technical and
program management services. Among the key programs that CPI Aero supplies are
the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye surveillance aircraft, the A-10 Thunderbolt attack
jet, the Gulfstream G650, the UH-60 BLACK HAWK helicopter, the S-92®
helicopter, the MH-60S mine countermeasure helicopter, AH-1Z ZULU attack
helicopter, the HondaJet-Advanced Light Jet, the MH-53 and CH-53 variant
helicopters, the C-5A Galaxy cargo jet, the E-3 Sentry AWACS jet, the Embraer
Phenom 300 light business jet and the New Cessna Citation X. CPI Aero is
included in the Russell 2000® Index.

The above statements include forward looking statements that involve risks and
uncertainties, which are described from time to time in CPI Aero’s SEC
reports, including CPI Aero’s Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011
and Form 10-Q for the quarters ended March 31, 2012, June 30, 2012 and
September 30, 2012.

CPI Aero® is a registered trademark of CPI Aerostructures, Inc.

Contact:

CPI Aero
Vincent Palazzolo, 631-586-5200
Chief Financial Officer
www.cpiaero.com
or
Investor Relations Counsel:
The Equity Group Inc.
Lena Cati, 212-836-9611
www.theequitygroup.com