Environmental Tectonics Corporation Releases Statement on Japan

Mar 22, 2011, 15:34 ET from Environmental Tectonics Corporation

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation (Pink Sheets: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") today issued the following statement:

"Environmental Tectonics Corporation would like to express our heartfelt concern for the victims of the catastrophic events which have occurred in Japan. Our thoughts remain with our friends, colleagues, and the entire Country of Japan as they continue to recover from this unprecedented event. ETC Simulation, a business unit of Environmental Tectonics Corporation works, closely with emergency and disaster management organizations around the world, and thus has a unique understanding of the challenges they are facing with their recovery efforts. Words cannot describe the dedication and commitment of those responders who are walking into the devastation prepared to help those in need. ETC stands ready to assist Japan in any way we can, and we have begun reaching out to officials in both the private and public sector to determine how we can assist in a meaningful and long-term capacity. It will be some time before the full scope of this event is understood, and we will continue to keep Japan in our thoughts and prayers for the quickest resolution possible. We urge all of our friends around the world to join us in supporting Japan during this crisis."

Environmental Tectonics Corporation was incorporated in 1969 in Pennsylvania, USA. For over forty years, we have provided our customers with products, service and support.  Innovation, continuous technological improvement and enhancement, and product quality are core values and critical to our success. We operate in two business segments – Training Services Group ("TSG") and Control Systems Group ("CSG"). Our core technologies in TSG include the design, manufacture and sale of training services which includes (1) software driven products and services used to create and monitor the physiological effects of flight; (2) high performance jet tactical flight simulation, and; (3) driving and disaster simulation systems, and in CSG include: (1) steam and gas sterilization; (2) testing and simulation devices for the automotive industry, and; (3) hyperbaric and hypobaric chambers. Product categories included in TSG are Authentic Tactical Fighting Systems (ATFS), Aircrew Training Systems (ATS) and disaster management systems (ADMS). CSG includes sterilizers, environmental control devices and hypo/hyperbaric chambers along with parts and service support.

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