VDC's Aydin Visual Solutions Awarded the Display Business for a Major International Broadcast Project in New York City

VDC's Aydin Visual Solutions Awarded the Display Business for a Major
International Broadcast Project in New York City

ATLANTA, April 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Video Display Corporation
(Nasdaq:VIDE), a worldwide leader in providing specialized display solutions
for Broadcast, Control Rooms, Industrial, Simulation and Military applications
is pleased to announce the receipt by its Aydin Visual Systems division (AVS)
of a $1,000,000+ purchase order from an International TV network for the
display systems to be utilized its new broadcast studio in NYC. This project
includes eyevis 45 DLP/LED rear projection cubes with matrix shading,
auto-color tracking and custom black bead screens to meet the demanding needs
of live video production environments. These robust display solutions allow
for exceptional color and contrast, as well as low cost of ownership with
reliable 24 X 7 operation. This award is the second major win in the last
several months in the high profile international broadcast market and
solidifies AVS's position for continued success in Broadcast and other mission
critical markets.

"VDC sees this major award as a strategic win for AVS and demonstrates the
commitment we have to open new markets by combining the best display solutions
in the industry with leading eyevis edge broadcast technology to bring world
class video to the Broadcast market. AVS's growth in the broadcast sector, as
well as our other recent successes in control rooms, command centers and
industrial security, demonstrates the exceptional value our products offer
these demanding markets. This award is yet another significant step toward
meeting our strategic corporate marketing plan that provides sustainable
growth for VDC's Aydin Visual Solutions Group," says David Heiden, President
and COO of VDC.

About Video Display Corporation

Video Display Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and distributes
unique display solutions for military, medical and industrial use, as well as
high end training and simulation applications. Its other product offerings
include rugged AMLCD and CRT displays, as well as complete projection systems
utilizing VDC's Marquee(TM) line of projectors. Video Display Corporation
operates 8 display design and manufacturing plants plus additional sales
facilities throughout the United States and Europe.

CONTACT: Ronald D. Ordway
         Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
         770-938-2080