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May 20, 2010
Kratos announces purchase of Gichner Holdings from Altus Capital Partners

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. announced that Altus Capital Partners, Inc. (Altus), a private equity investment firm focused on niche middle market manufacturing companies, announced that it has sold Gichner Holdings, Inc. (Gichner), a design, engineering and manufacturing of tactical and other shelters for the U.S. military, its allies and defense prime contractors, to Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Kratos) for $133 million in cash. The transaction closed on May 19, 2010.