Shareholders of Aastra Approve Merger with Mitel

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Aastra Technologies Limited (TSX: AAH) 
("Aastra") is pleased to announce today that its shareholders have approved 
the Arrangement Resolution set out in Appendix B of Aastra's Management Proxy 
Circular dated December 11, 2013 relating to the plan of arrangement pursuant 
to which Mitel Networks Corporation (TSX: MNW) (NASDAQ: MITL) ("Mitel") will 
acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Aastra (the "Arrangement"). 
At the Special Meeting of Shareholders, 9,933,355 common shares of Aastra were 
represented in person or by proxy (representing approximately 84% of the 
outstanding common shares of Aastra) and greater than 99% of the votes cast 
were in favour of approving the Arrangement Resolution. 
Under the Arrangement, shareholders of Aastra will receive, for each share of 
Aastra that they hold: (i) U.S. $6.52 in cash; and, (ii) 3.6 common shares in 
the capital of Mitel. 
Aastra's application to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial 
List) to obtain the final court order approving the Arrangement is scheduled 
for January 13, 2014. Assuming court approval is obtained and that all other 
conditions specified in the Arrangement Agreement dated November 10, 2013 are 
satisfied or waived, the Arrangement is expected to become effective in the 
first quarter of 2014. 
Forward Looking Statements 
Some of the statements in this press release are forward-looking statements 
(or forward-looking information) within the meaning of applicable Canadian 
securities laws. These include statements using the words target, outlook, 
may, will, should, could, estimate, continue, expect, intend, plan, predict, 
potential, project and anticipate, and similar statements which do not 
describe the present or provide information about the past. Such statements 
may include, without limitation, statements regarding the completion of the 
Arrangement and other statements that are not historical facts. There is no 
guarantee that the expected events or expected results will actually occur. 
Such statements reflect the current views of management of Aastra and are 
subject to a number of risks and uncertainties. These statements are based on 
many assumptions and factors, including general economic and market 
conditions, industry conditions, corporate approvals, regulatory approvals, 
operational factors and other factors. Any changes in such assumptions or 
factors could cause actual results to differ materially from current 
expectations. All forward-looking statements attributable to Aastra, or 
persons acting on their behalf, are expressly qualified in their entirety by 
the cautionary statements set forth in this paragraph. Undue reliance should 
not be placed on such statements. Forward-looking statements speak only as of 
the date they are made. Except as required by law, we do not have any 
intention or obligation to update or to publicly announce the results of any 
revisions to any of the forward-looking statements to reflect actual results, 
future events or developments, changes in assumptions or changes in other 
factors affecting the forward-looking statements. You are advised to consult 
Aastra's Management Proxy Circular dated December 11, 2013, the Arrangement 
Agreement dated November 10, 2013 made between Aastra and Mitel for risks, 
uncertainties and additional information relating to the Arrangement, as well 
as any further public disclosures made by Aastra on related subjects in 
reports and communications filed on the System for Electronic Document 
Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR). 
About Aastra Technologies Limited 
Aastra Technologies Limited (TSX:AAH) is a global company at the forefront of 
the Enterprise Communication market. Headquartered in Concord, Ontario, 
Canada, Aastra develops and delivers innovative and integrated solutions that 
address the communication needs of businesses small and large around the 
world. Aastra enables Enterprises to communicate and collaborate more 
efficiently and effectively by offering customers a full range of open 
standard IP-based and traditional communications solutions, including 
terminals, systems, and applications. For additional information on Aastra 
visit www.aastra.com. 
 

SOURCE  Aastra Technologies Limited 
Aastra: Allan Brett, CFO, 905-760-4160, abrett@aastra.com; John Tobia, General 
Counsel, 905-760-4240, jtobia@aastra.com 
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