Arotech Receives Orders To Develop Special Battery Chargers For Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles

   Arotech Receives Orders To Develop Special Battery Chargers For Unmanned
                              Aircraft Vehicles

PR Newswire

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 18, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 18, 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 its
Battery and Power Systems Division recently received orders to develop special
chargers for batteries which power UAVs (Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles). The
orders totaled in excess of $700 thousand.

The battery chargers will include unique features that allow for operation in
harsh environments and support advanced battery management capabilities
including battery testing and refreshing.

"These activities strengthen our market position in powering advanced
technologies such as UAVs," commented Arotech's Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, Robert S. Ehrlich. "The chargers will be used for batteries in all
types of UAVs including small tactical systems as well as larger strategic
platforms. We see a significant and growing market for unmanned military
systems including aircrafts, submersibles as well as land vehicles. We are
actively engaged in this sector with development ongoing. We expect to see
increased traction from this sector over the coming years."

About Arotech's Battery and Power Systems Division

Arotech's Battery and Power Systems Division is a leading provider of primary
and rechargeable batteries and chargers for defense and other military
applications. Arotech develops and produces high power zinc-air batteries and
is believed to be the sole supplier of this technology to the U.S. military.
In addition, Arotech develops high-end primary and secondary batteries and
associated chargers and has vast experience in working with government
agencies, the military and large corporations.

The Battery and Power Systems Division consists of Electric Fuel Battery
Corporation (www.efbpower.com) and Epsilor-Electric Fuel Ltd.
(www.epsilor.com; www.electric-fuel.com).

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 www.arotech.com.

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, 2012, as amended, 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.

Investor Relations Contacts:

Ehud Helft & Kenny Green

CCG Investor Relations

Tel: 1 646 201 9246

arotech@gkir.com

SOURCE Arotech Corporation

Website: http://www.arotech.com
 
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