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Updated: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM CDT

Cyberlux Corporation Receives Additional Order for Advanced Security Lighting System for U.S. Air Force Field Use

via PRNewswire

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., June 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cyberlux Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CYBL), a leading provider of LED lighting solutions, announced today that the Company has received the next field use system order for its Watch Dog Portable Covert Illumination System from the United States Air Force (USAF).

Additionally, as part of the procurement process, the USAF Air Mobility Battlelab conducted a Best Value Determination / Sole Source study thatevaluated the WatchDog system against any other available General Services Administration (GSA) contract-approved product and confirmed that the WatchDog system is one-of-a-kind in its capabilities and the only product that meets orexceeds the Battlelab's portable covert illumination system requirements.

The field order for the WatchDog system, which costs $15,112 on the GSA contract, was placed by the Air Mobility Battlelab for field deployment and use with the various USAF Commands.

The Watchdog advanced solid-state LED security lighting system was developed by Cyberlux in conjunction with the Air Mobility Battlelab for the United States Air Force. The WatchDog provides security lighting for anexterior boundary of 300 x 300 feet with either visible light or covertinfrared light that is compatible with night-vision goggles (NVGs). It was designed to protect military assets on the ground, such as an airplane, by creating a "lightless" zone around the asset while illuminating the surrounding protection boundary. In covert illumination mode, the system increases the visibility of NVGs by almost 4-fold. The BrightEye PortableVisible Illumination System is a high-powered visible lighting system thatprovides over 600 feet of perimeter security lighting and is a portable solution for high intensity lighting applications.

"Cyberlux is a leader in solid-state lighting innovation and the WatchDog solid-state lighting system exceeded all the Air Mobility Battlelab requirements during the initial field testing," said Mark Schmidt , presidentand chief operating officer for Cyberlux. "The USAF has a defined process for introducing new products and new capabilities to their operations that ensures success, and the further field deployment of our lighting system by theBattlelab is a significant next step and a meaningful milestone for the Company's military business unit."

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