AS&E Receives Orders for Five ZBV Systems for Middle East and African Government Agencies

American Science and Engineering, Inc. ("AS&E") (Nasdaq:ASEI), a leading worldwide supplier of innovative X-ray detection solutions, announced today the receipt of orders for five of the Company's top-selling Z Backscatter™ Vans ("ZBV") for Middle East and African government agencies. The ZBV® cargo and vehicle screening systems will be used for counterterrorism missions.

"The ZBV system's ability to effectively and safely detect threats, explosives, and contraband has been proven again and again," said Anthony R. Fabiano, President and CEO of AS&E. "With its maneuverability, flexibility and ability to reveal terrorist threats and contraband, our ZBV system is an invaluable tool for counterterrorism operations."

Source: American Science and Engineering Inc.
Date: Jan 17, 2013