Arotech Receives $8.9 Million in Follow-on Orders from US Army for Virtual Clearance Training Suites

  Arotech Receives $8.9 Million in Follow-on Orders from US Army for Virtual
                          Clearance Training Suites

PR Newswire

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 18, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --FAAC Incorporated, part of
Arotech Corporation's (Nasdaq GM: ARTX) Training and Simulation Division, has
received a contract modification exercising options on its Virtual Clearance
Training Suites (VCTS) contract. The exercised options amount to $8.9 million
to continue to support the US Army's simulation based training requirements.

VCTS simulates the wide array of large and small technical devices,
purpose-built mine-protected detection and clearing vehicles, and
ever-evolving tactics and techniques used by the U.S. Army to combat
improvised explosive devices.

"We're very pleased to win this follow on order for our VCTS project,
reflecting the strong value and ROI our customer has already gained with our
system deliveries to date," commented Arotech's Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, Robert S. Ehrlich. "This is another example of how our client
engagements have significant inherent potential, which very often lead to
additional orders down the road."

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 driver training simulations for military, law
enforcement, security, municipal and private industry personnel. The
division's fully interactive driver-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, and
conscientious equipment operation. 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, as well as simulation models for the ACMI/TACTS air
combat training ranges.

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 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

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SOURCE Arotech Corporation

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