EFJ, Inc. Receives $4.4 Million Order From the Civil Air Patrol; EFJohnson to Provide Project 25 Compliant Radios for Emergency Response

Sep 06, 2006, 01:00 ET from EFJ, Inc.

    IRVING, Texas, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EFJ, Inc. (Nasdaq:  
 EFJI) announced today that its EFJohnson subsidiary has received an order
 from the Civil Air Patrol (CAP). The order, valued at $4.4 million, calls
 for EFJohnson to provide CAP with its Project 25 compliant radios and
 accessories.
     "CAP has a unique role working with the Air Force, emergency response
 and law enforcement agencies at the federal, state, and local levels," said
 LtCol Paul K. Reid, Jr., Civil Air Patrol Communications Program Advisor.
 "For this reason interoperability is critical to our communications
 planning. The EFJohnson P25-compliant equipment helps us address our
 interoperability needs as well as our mandated transition to FM
 narrowband."
     "We are proud that the Civil Air Patrol, which is the official civilian
 auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, has again chosen EFJohnson to supply
 interoperable communications solutions for their mission," said Michael E.
 Jalbert, chairman and chief executive officer of EFJ, Inc. "CAP has been a
 customer for more than three years, and we are pleased with their continued
 confidence in our solutions."
     Nationally, CAP performs 95 percent of continental U.S. inland search
 and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center,
 and was credited by the AFRCC with saving 73 lives in 2005. Its volunteers
 also perform homeland security, disaster relief and counter-drug missions
 at the request of federal, state and local agencies. The members play a
 leading role in aerospace education and serve as mentors to the more than
 22,000 young people currently participating in CAP cadet programs. CAP has
 been performing missions for America for almost 65 years.
     About EFJohnson
     EFJohnson is a leading provider of two way radios and communication
 systems for law enforcement, fire fighters, EMS, and the military. Founded
 in 1923, the company has a lengthy history of leadership in numerous
 communication industry standards initiatives and organizations and was one
 of the first developers of wireless communications products to be fully
 compliant with federal government Project 25 interoperability standards.
 EFJohnson offers a comprehensive portfolio of digital and analog radio
 communications solutions which assist in effectively and affordably
 managing the transition to digital P25 compliant systems. For more
 information, visit http://www.EFJohnson.com .
     About EFJ, Inc.
     EFJ, Inc. is the Irving, Texas based parent company to industry-leading
 secure wireless and private wireless solution businesses. EFJ, Inc. is home
 to 3e Technologies International; a leading provider of FIPS validated
 wireless data infrastructure and software with interoperable security; the
 EFJohnson Company, one of the first developers of Project 25 mobile
 communications products and solutions; and Transcrypt International, a
 leader in secure solutions to protect sensitive voice communications. For
 more information, visit http://www.efji.com .
     Safe Harbor
     Certain matters discussed in this press release constitute
 forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject
 to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results,
 performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed,
 suggested or implied by the forward-looking statements due to a number of
 risk factors including, but not limited to, the level of demand for EFJ's
 products and services, reliance on contract manufacturers, the timely
 procurement of necessary manufacturing components, dependence on continued
 funding of governmental agency programs, general economic and business
 conditions, and other risks detailed in EFJ's reports filed with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual Report on Form
 10-K for the period ended December 31, 2005 and in the company's subsequent
 filings with the SEC. These forward-looking statements are made as of the
 date of this press release and EFJ undertakes no obligation to update or
 revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
 information, future events, or otherwise. Readers are cautioned not to
 place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
 
 

SOURCE EFJ, Inc.
    IRVING, Texas, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EFJ, Inc. (Nasdaq:  
 EFJI) announced today that its EFJohnson subsidiary has received an order
 from the Civil Air Patrol (CAP). The order, valued at $4.4 million, calls
 for EFJohnson to provide CAP with its Project 25 compliant radios and
 accessories.
     "CAP has a unique role working with the Air Force, emergency response
 and law enforcement agencies at the federal, state, and local levels," said
 LtCol Paul K. Reid, Jr., Civil Air Patrol Communications Program Advisor.
 "For this reason interoperability is critical to our communications
 planning. The EFJohnson P25-compliant equipment helps us address our
 interoperability needs as well as our mandated transition to FM
 narrowband."
     "We are proud that the Civil Air Patrol, which is the official civilian
 auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, has again chosen EFJohnson to supply
 interoperable communications solutions for their mission," said Michael E.
 Jalbert, chairman and chief executive officer of EFJ, Inc. "CAP has been a
 customer for more than three years, and we are pleased with their continued
 confidence in our solutions."
     Nationally, CAP performs 95 percent of continental U.S. inland search
 and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center,
 and was credited by the AFRCC with saving 73 lives in 2005. Its volunteers
 also perform homeland security, disaster relief and counter-drug missions
 at the request of federal, state and local agencies. The members play a
 leading role in aerospace education and serve as mentors to the more than
 22,000 young people currently participating in CAP cadet programs. CAP has
 been performing missions for America for almost 65 years.
     About EFJohnson
     EFJohnson is a leading provider of two way radios and communication
 systems for law enforcement, fire fighters, EMS, and the military. Founded
 in 1923, the company has a lengthy history of leadership in numerous
 communication industry standards initiatives and organizations and was one
 of the first developers of wireless communications products to be fully
 compliant with federal government Project 25 interoperability standards.
 EFJohnson offers a comprehensive portfolio of digital and analog radio
 communications solutions which assist in effectively and affordably
 managing the transition to digital P25 compliant systems. For more
 information, visit http://www.EFJohnson.com .
     About EFJ, Inc.
     EFJ, Inc. is the Irving, Texas based parent company to industry-leading
 secure wireless and private wireless solution businesses. EFJ, Inc. is home
 to 3e Technologies International; a leading provider of FIPS validated
 wireless data infrastructure and software with interoperable security; the
 EFJohnson Company, one of the first developers of Project 25 mobile
 communications products and solutions; and Transcrypt International, a
 leader in secure solutions to protect sensitive voice communications. For
 more information, visit http://www.efji.com .
     Safe Harbor
     Certain matters discussed in this press release constitute
 forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject
 to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results,
 performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed,
 suggested or implied by the forward-looking statements due to a number of
 risk factors including, but not limited to, the level of demand for EFJ's
 products and services, reliance on contract manufacturers, the timely
 procurement of necessary manufacturing components, dependence on continued
 funding of governmental agency programs, general economic and business
 conditions, and other risks detailed in EFJ's reports filed with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual Report on Form
 10-K for the period ended December 31, 2005 and in the company's subsequent
 filings with the SEC. These forward-looking statements are made as of the
 date of this press release and EFJ undertakes no obligation to update or
 revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
 information, future events, or otherwise. Readers are cautioned not to
 place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
 
 SOURCE EFJ, Inc.