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New Flyer to Announce 2012 Second Quarter Results on August 8th and Hold Conference Call on August 9th

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

New Flyer to Announce 2012 Second Quarter Results on August 8th and Hold Conference Call on August 9th10:51 EDT Tuesday, July 31, 2012WINNIPEG, July 31, 2012 /CNW/ - (TSX:NFI, TSX:NFI.UN, TSX:NFI.DB.U) New Flyer Industries Inc. ("New Flyer" or the "Company"), the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses in Canada and the United States, announced today that it intends to release its 2012 second quarter results on Wednesday August 8, 2012.A conference call for analysts and interested listeners will be held on Thursday August 9, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. (ET). The call-in number for listeners is 888-231-8191 or 647-427-7450. A live audio feed of the call will also be available at:http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/detail/1012099/1093613A replay of the call will be available from 5:00 p.m. (ET) on August 9th until 11:59 p.m. (ET) on August 16th.  To access the replay, call toll free 1-855-859-2056 and then enter pass code number 14955924. The replay will also be available on New Flyer's web site at www.newflyer.com.About New FlyerNew Flyer is the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses in Canada and the United States.  The Company's three manufacturing facilities - in Winnipeg, MB; St. Cloud, MN; and Crookston, MN - are all ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified.  The Company currently operates a parts fabrication facility in Elkhart, IN and four parts distribution centers in Winnipeg, MB; Erlanger, KY; Fresno, CA and Brampton, ON.With a skilled workforce of over 2,000 employees, New Flyer is a technology leader, offering the broadest product line in the industry, including drive systems powered by clean diesel, LNG, CNG and electric trolley as well as energy-efficient diesel-electric hybrid vehicles.  New Flyer has delivered over 31,000 heavy-duty buses in Canada and the United States.  All products are supported with an industry-leading, comprehensive parts and service network. Further information is available on New Flyer's web site at www.newflyer.com.The common shares, income deposit securities and convertible unsecured subordinated debentures of New Flyer are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols NFI, NFI.UN and NFI.DB.U, respectively.Forward-Looking StatementsThis press release may contain forward-looking statements relating to expected future events and financial and operating results of New Flyer and New Flyer Industries Canada ULC ("NFI ULC") that involve risks and uncertainties.  Although the forward-looking statements contained in this press release are based upon what management believes to be reasonable assumptions, investors cannot be assured that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements, and the differences may be material.  Actual results may differ materially from management expectations as projected in such forward-looking statements for a variety of reasons, including market and general economic conditions and economic conditions of and funding availability for customers to purchase buses and to exercise options for buses and to purchase parts or services and the other risks and uncertainties discussed in the materials filed with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities and available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.  Due to the potential impact of these factors, New Flyer and NFI ULC disclaim any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless required by applicable law.SOURCE: NEW FLYER INDUSTRIES CANADA ULCFor further information: Glenn Asham Chief Financial Officer Tel: (204) 224-1251 E-mail: investor@newflyer.com