Guardian Technologies Completes Pilot for Explosives Detection Technology in Russia

Company's threat and explosives detection software passes interoperability testing at Moscow airport


Progresstech is one of the leading Aviation Engineering, Aviation Services and Integration Services in the rapidly growing CIS marketplace and continues to look for aviation technology that will not only address the needs of the marketplace in Russia, but will provide the ability to meet the security concerns of the airline passengers.

Designed specifically for the concerns of aviation security, PinPoint will improve screener efficiency, reduce unnecessary traveler delays, and provide airport ownership with a return on their technology investment. The Domodedovo pilot program was facilitated by Guardian's partners Fowler International and integration partner in Russia, Progresstech.

About Fowler International

Fowler International is widely recognized as a leader in U.S. - Russian business development activities. It offers broad industry experience combined with solid marketing expertise to provide a full range of strategic services for technology companies looking to expand their international presence. Fowler's team leverages in-depth knowledge of U.S. - Russian marketplace interactions to create comprehensive marketing programs for Russian companies entering the U.S. market and U.S. companies desiring to introduce their products into Russia.

About JSC Progresstech, Ltd.

JSC Progresstech, Ltd. was founded in January of 1991 for the purpose of performing scientific, design, construction and engineering activities in the area of airport technologies. The company's rapid development started in 1993 after signing a contract with the Boeing Corporation and performing theoretical and experimental research of interaction between simulated Boeing 777 aircraft landing gear loads and airdrome pavements. Success of this project announced Progresstech internationally and in Russia as a company with expanded capabilities and potential. Today modern and dynamic Progresstech Group of Companies is one of the largest business corporations having all required attributes to be a market leader.

About Guardian Technologies

Guardian Technologies, based in Herndon, Virginia, employs high-performance imaging technologies and advanced analytics to create integrated information management products and services. It primarily focuses on the areas of healthcare radiology and transportation security scanning. Guardian's products and services automate the processing of large quantities of graphic, numeric, and textual data so organizations can efficiently detect, extract, analyze or effectively act upon the information gleaned from the data. Guardian's solutions are designed to improve the quality and speed of decision-making and enhance organizational productivity and accuracy. For additional information, visit www.guardiantechintl.com.

Forward-Looking Statements and Cautionary Statements

Except for the historical information and discussions contained herein, statements contained in this release may constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, as discussed in the company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

CONTACT: Guardian Technologies International, Inc. Investors: Redwood Consultants, LLC Jens Dalsgaard, 415-884-0348 or PR Broadcast Michael Friedman, 561-366-8022 mikef@prbroadcast.com or Media: Accentuate PR Julie Shepherd, 815-479-1833 julie@accentuatePR.com or Fowler International, LLC Inga Smirnova, 408-835-6439 IVF307@aol.com www.fowler-intl.com KEYWORD: VIRGINIA RUSSIA INTERNATIONAL EUROPEINDUSTRY KEYWORD: TRAVEL AIRLINES TRANSPORTATION SOFTWARE HARDWARE AEROSPACE/DEFENSE GOVERNMENT PRODUCTSOURCE: Guardian Technologies International, Inc.