ATLANTA, April 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Video Display Corporation (Nasdaq:VIDE), a worldwide leader in providing specialized display solutions for Broadcast, Control Rooms, Industrial, Simulation and Military applications is pleased to announce the receipt by its Aydin Visual Systems division (AVS) of a $1,000,000+ purchase order from an International TV network for the display systems to be utilized its new broadcast studio in NYC. This project includes eyevis 45 DLP/LED rear projection cubes with matrix shading, auto-color tracking and custom black bead screens to meet the demanding needs of live video production environments. These robust display solutions allow for exceptional color and contrast, as well as low cost of ownership with reliable 24 X 7 operation. This award is the second major win in the last several months in the high profile international broadcast market and solidifies AVS's position for continued success in Broadcast and other mission critical markets.

"VDC sees this major award as a strategic win for AVS and demonstrates the commitment we have to open new markets by combining the best display solutions in the industry with leading eyevis edge broadcast technology to bring world class video to the Broadcast market. AVS's growth in the broadcast sector, as well as our other recent successes in control rooms, command centers and industrial security, demonstrates the exceptional value our products offer these demanding markets. This award is yet another significant step toward meeting our strategic corporate marketing plan that provides sustainable growth for VDC's Aydin Visual Solutions Group," says David Heiden, President and COO of VDC.

About Video Display Corporation

Video Display Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and distributes unique display solutions for military, medical and industrial use, as well as high end training and simulation applications. Its other product offerings include rugged AMLCD and CRT displays, as well as complete projection systems utilizing VDC's Marquee(TM) line of projectors. Video Display Corporation operates 8 display design and manufacturing plants plus additional sales facilities throughout the United States and Europe.
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