Australia Government to Continue Program With Kaman for SH-2G(A) Super Seasprite Helicopters

(Bloomfield, Conn., May 25, 2007) -- Kaman Corp. (Nasdaq: KAMN) said that it has been notified by the Government of Australia that it plans to continue its program with Kaman for 11 SH-2G(A) Super Seasprite helicopters. As previously reported, the SH-2G(A) program had been under review by the Commonwealth's Minister of Defence regarding the possibility of pursuing an alternative to the Kaman program. Responding to the decision, Paul R. Kuhn, chairman, president and CEO of Kaman Corp., said "Kaman is very pleased with the Commonwealth's decision to continue the Seasprite program and we look forward to delivering this critical capability to the Royal Australian Navy."

Source: Kaman Corp.
Date: May 29, 2007