Astronics Corporation to Present at Gabelli & Company's 15th Annual Aircraft Supplier Conference
* Press Release
* Source: Astronics Corporation
* On 2:54 pm EDT, Thursday August 27, 2009
EAST AURORA, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ: ATRO - News), a leader in advanced, high performance lighting, electrical power and automated test systems for the global aerospace and defense industries, today announced that Peter J. Gundermann, President and CEO, and David C. Burney, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at Gabelli & Company’s 15th Annual Aircraft Supplier Conference in New York City on Thursday, September 10, 2009.
Astronics’ presentation is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. ET. A live webcast of the presentation, along with presentation materials, will be available on the Company's website at www.astronics.com. If you are unable to listen to the live presentation, an archive will be made available at www.astronics.com in the Investor Relations section, Calendar of Events page.
ABOUT ASTRONICS CORPORATION
Astronics Corporation is a trusted leader in innovative, high performance lighting, power management systems for the global aerospace industry; automated diagnostic test systems, training and simulation devices for the defense industry; and safety and survival equipment for airlines. Astronics’ strategy is to develop and maintain positions of technical leadership in its chosen aerospace and defense markets, to leverage those positions to grow the amount of content and volume of product it sells to those markets and to selectively acquire businesses with similar technical capabilities that could benefit from our leadership position and strategic direction. Astronics Corporation, and its wholly-owned subsidiaries, DME Corporation, Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems Corp. and Luminescent Systems Inc., have a reputation for high quality designs, exceptional responsiveness, strong brand recognition and best-in-class manufacturing practices. The Company routinely posts news and other important information on its website at www.Astronics.com.
For more information on Astronics and its products, visit its website at www.Astronics.com.
Safe Harbor Statement
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David C. Burney, 716-805-1599, ext. 159
Chief Financial Officer
Kei Advisors LLC
Deborah K. Pawlowski, 716-843-3908
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