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Astronics Announces Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2007 Conference Call and Webcast
EAST AURORA, N.Y., Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Astronics Corporation (Nasdaq:ATRO), a trusted leader in innovative, high performance lighting, electrical generation, control and distribution systems for the global aerospace industry, announced today that it will release its fourth quarter fiscal year 2007 results before the opening of financial markets on Thursday, February 14, 2008.
Equity Media Holdings Corporation
RTN to Launch Affiliate in Rio Grande Valley
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Retro Television Network (RTN), which is owned and distributed by Equity Media Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:EMDA), announced today that it will bring RTN programming to Harlingen/Weslaco/Brownsville/ McAllen, TX. The new affiliate is scheduled to air later this year on a digital stream of the market-leading ABC affiliate, KRGV.
Foundry Networks, Inc.
XM Radio Selects Foundry Networks to Power Their Digital Satellite Radio Broadcasts
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Foundry Networks(r), Inc. (Nasdaq:FDRY), a performance and total solutions leader for end-to-end switching and routing, today announced that XM Satellite Radio, Inc., America's number one satellite radio company, installed Foundry's(tm) BigIron(r), FastIron(r) SuperX(tm), FastIron SX 800 and FastIron Edge X series Layer 2/3 switches to power their satellite broadcasts to subscribers. With XM's customer base of more than 8.5 million subscribers, Foundry delivers the high standards of performance that XM Radio demands.
National Corn Growers Association
Commodity Classic Offers Over Twenty WIN Sessions On New Innovations for Growers
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Eleven "What Is New" (WIN) sessions and 12 shorter "Mini WIN" sessions will showcase new innovations and services critical to agriculture's future at Commodity Classic, the annual convention and trade show of the American Soybean Association (ASA), the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), and the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG), to be held Feb. 28-March 1 in Nashville, Tenn.
Pacific Sport Institute At Camosun College Selects FieldTurf to Help Fuel Canada's Sport Performance
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Pacific Sport Institute at Camosun College has chosen FieldTurf for its impressive complex that will serve to enhance the performance of Canada's international athletes and bring high performance sport services along with athlete development and sport education together under one roof. With the addition of FieldTurf, the Pacific Sport Institute (PSI) further enhances its potential to attract major sports events, training camps, exhibitions and conferences to the region.
Commercial Snowmobile Workers in Colorado Rescued After Notifying 9-1-1 With SPOT GPS Satellite Messenger
MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Two stranded snowmobilers were rescued from a remote location outside of Grand Junction, Co. on Tuesday night after pressing 9-1-1 on their SPOT(tm) Satellite Messengers. Will Eisemann and Mike Kelley of Grand Junction, Colorado were riding back from servicing a communication tower at 8,500 feet in a remote area when they got drawn off course due to white-out snow conditions with nightfall setting in.
Viewpointe Archive Services LLC
Viewpointe Introduces Viewpointe Image Integrity Risk Mitigation Tool to Foster Trust in Image Exchange
GRAPEVINE, Texas, Feb. 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- During a press conference today at BAI TransPay, Viewpointe(r) (www.viewpointe.com), a leading provider of check image exchange and archive services in the United States, unveiled its breakthrough new product, Viewpointe Image Integrity(tm). Viewpointe Image Integrity is designed specifically to help financial institutions manage the risks associated with check image and data mismatches that can occur during check processing. Viewpointe also announced today that SunTrust will be among the nation's financial institutions that will begin using Viewpointe Image Integrity when the product becomes available mid-year.