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Harsco Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per share, or $1.20 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable November 15, 2005 to stockholders of record as of October 14, 2005.
Amsterdam Court of Appeal Rejects All Claims Against Tele2's Offers for Versatel
STOCKHOLM, Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 AB ("Tele2") (Stockholmsborsen: TEL2A and TEL2B) (Other OTC:TLTZF), the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, announces that the Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal has today rejected all injunctive relief claims by certain shareholders in Versatel and the Dutch shareholders association (VEB) against Tele2's offers for all outstanding shares and convertible bonds in Versatel.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Technologies Receives Contract for Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS) Improvements
ATLANTA, Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) announced today that its Defense & Space Systems division is performing on a contract from Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Norden Systems business unit to provide maintenance support and upgrades for the U.S. Air Force's E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS). The total value to EMS is estimated at US$2.1 million over 12 months. As part of the effort, EMS is upgrading phase shifter modules and control electronics to reduce power consumption and enhance accuracy. In addition, the contract includes support services.
ATA Airlines, Inc.
ATA Announces 'Ease Into Autumn Sale'
INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- With fall upon us, now is the time to take advantage of ATA Airline's (Pink Sheets:ATAHQ) "Ease Into Autumn Sale." Today through Oct. 2, 2005, the carrier is offering travel to/from Chicago-Midway from as low as $44(a) (off-peak, each way based on a 10-day advance round-trip purchase in coach class on ata.com). Whether you are planning a business trip to a fall conference or an upcoming family vacation, these fares offer savings to help fit any budget.