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Héroux-Devtek provides update in regards to the special distribution to shareholders

Monday, November 19, 2012

Héroux-Devtek provides update in regards to the special distribution to shareholders09:00 EST Monday, November 19, 2012LONGUEUIL, QC, Nov. 19, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) ("Héroux-Devtek" or the "Corporation"), a leading Canadian manufacturer of aerospace products, wishes to provide an update with regards to the special distribution payable to shareholders on December 19, 2012.The Corporation wants to reconfirm that, due to the "due bill" trading required by the TSX, all acquirors of common shares on the TSX until the close of markets on December 19, 2012 will be entitled to the special distribution of $5.00 per share.The shares will commence trading on an ex-distribution basis from the opening of trading on December 20, 2012.ABOUT HÉROUX-DEVTEK INC.Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) is a Canadian company specializing in the design, development, manufacture and repair and overhaul of landing gear systems and components for the Aerospace market. The Corporation is the third largest landing gear company in the world, supplying both the commercial and military sectors of the Aerospace market with new landing gear systems and components, as well as aftermarket products and services. Approximately 70% of the Corporation's sales are outside Canada, mainly in the United States. The Corporation's head office is located in Longueuil, Québec with facilities in the Greater Montreal area (Longueuil, Laval and St-Hubert); Kitchener and Toronto, Ontario; as well as Springfield and Cleveland, Ohio.FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTSExcept for historical information provided herein, this press release may contain information and statements of a forward-looking nature concerning the future performance of the Company. These statements are based on suppositions and uncertainties as well as on management's best possible evaluation of future events. Such factors may include, without excluding other considerations, fluctuations in quarterly results, evolution in customer demand for the Company's products and services, the impact of price pressures exerted by competitors, and general market trends or economic changes. As a result, readers are advised that actual results may differ from expected results.SOURCE: HEROUX-DEVTEK INC.For further information: From: Héroux-Devtek Inc. Gilles Labbé President and Chief Executive Officer Tel.: (450) 679-3330 Contact: MaisonBrison Martin Goulet, CFA Tel.: (514) 731-0000