AZCAR Awarded $US2.6M Digital Radio Facility Contract by American Forces Radio and Television

May 17, 2005

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Stephen Pumple, President & CEO, AZCAR Technologies Incorporated, is pleased to announce that the American Forces Radio and Television Service has selected AZCAR USA Inc., to provide a turnkey Digital Radio Automation System with modular Digital Audio Routing Subsystem for the new AFRTS Digital Radio Facility at the Defence Media Center at March Air Force Base, CA.

The Digital Radio Automation System and Digital Audio Routing Subsystem will be capable or acquiring, routing, storing, managing, editing, scheduling and airing radio programming for 18 on-air format channels and 24 off-line
recording channels with future expansion capabilities to 24 on-air and 30 recording channels.

After reviewing several competing proposals submitted in response to its RFP, the AFRTS selected the AZCAR technical solution because it offered the best value for its Digital Radio Facility and allowed for future growth of the AFRTS radio operations.

AZCAR has subcontracted key software and hardware components of the Automation and Routing systems to OMT Technologies Inc. and Sierra Automated Systems.

"This project is an example of AZCAR's unique ability to assemble the right project team of key technology suppliers and subcontractors in developing an innovative turnkey solution to a challenging and complex project," said Pumple,
"and confirms that AZCAR can provide clients a wide range of services and support as and when they need it. We are encouraged by the confidence AFRTS has placed with AZCAR and its team in this important project"

OMT's CEO Scott Farr commented "AZCAR and OMT have worked closely together on several other large projects and bring unparalleled experience together on this project which will enable us to move this project forward as effectively as is
possible."



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