About Aerostar International, Inc: Aerostar International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raven Industries, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of highly technical aerospace, surveillance technology and specialty sewn products. Aerostar and Raven are based in Sioux Falls, SD. Aerostar's high-altitude scientific balloons have been manufactured at its dedicated facility in Sulphur Springs, TX for more than 30 years. The company has a rich history, saving lives through its unique product lines; in addition to scientific balloons, Aerostar's engineers design and manufacture tethered aerostats and persistent surveillance solutions, protective wear, parachutes, marine navigation equipment and specialty electronics. Aerostar is committed to providing its customers with the innovative solutions that they require and the answers that they can trust.About Raven Industries, Inc: Since 1956, Raven Industries has designed and manufactured high quality, high-value technical products. Raven is publicly traded on NASDAQ (RAVN) and has earned an international reputation for innovation, product quality, high performance, and unmatched service. Raven's purpose is to solve great challenges in areas of study, feeding the world, energy independence and resource preservation. To realize this purpose, we utilize our strengths in engineering, manufacturing and technological innovation to serve the precision agriculture, high performance specialty films, aerospace, and electronic manufacturing services markets. Visit www.RavenInd.com for more information.
CONTACT: Mike Smith Aerostar International, Inc. Ph: 605-331-3500, Fax: 605-331-3520 Email: AEROsales@ravenind.com