L-3 Communications Commits to Analogic EXACT Systems

4/28/2004 - John W. Wood, President and CEO of Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ: ALOG), announced that the Company has received an order for forty of its EXplosive Assessment Computed Tomography (EXACTTM) Systems from L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) Security Systems Corporation, and has given L-3 an option to purchase fifty additional units. The EXACT is the “heart” of L-3’s eXaminerTM 3DX 6000, a certified Explosive Detection System (EDS), containing L-3 patented technologies, that has been purchased by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and installed at major airports across the U.S. The L-3 systems are also installed at a number of international airports, such as Singapore’s Changi Airport and Italy’s Fiumicino and Ciampino airports. Analogic has delivered over 500 EXACTs to L-3 to date.

These units will be delivered over the next nine months to meet anticipated foreign as well as domestic demand. L-3 recently received an order from the Israel Airport Authority to supply five eXaminer units for the new Ben Gurion Airport terminal, and granted the Authority an option to purchase as many as twenty systems.

Analogic Corporation is a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced health and security systems and subsystems sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). The Company is recognized worldwide for advancing the state of the art in Computed Tomography (CT), Digital Radiography (DR), Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Patient Monitoring, Cardiovascular Information Management, and Embedded Multiprocessing.

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