Aerosonic Corporation (NYSE AMEX: AIM), a leading supplier of precision flight products for commercial, business and military aircraft, announced that today it filed its quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended October 29, 2010, with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
    Three Months Ended

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  Nine Months Ended

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October 29, 2010
 

October 30, 2009
 

October 29, 2010
 

October 30, 2009
Sales, net   $ 7,049,000   $ 7,537,000   $ 20,793,000   $ 24,425,000
Gross profit     2,069,000     2,672,000     6,322,000     9,145,000
Operating income     345,000     918,000     1,024,000     3,653,000
Net income   $ 93,000   $ 728,000   $ 370,000   $ 2,659,000
Earnings per share                
Basic   $ 0.02   $ 0.20   $ 0.10   $ 0.72
Diluted   $ 0.02   $ 0.18   $ 0.09   $ 0.69

Net sales for the third quarter of fiscal year 2011 decreased $488,000, or 6%, to $7,049,000 when compared to $7,537,000 for the third quarter of fiscal year 2010. During the third quarter of fiscal year 2011, the sales volume decreased from the prior year by approximately $1.2 million on reduced demand for transmitter products, sensor products and spares, offset by approximately $800,000 of increased sales volume of mechanical instruments, contributing to the net decrease of $488,000.