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Hitt og þetta 12. september 2006

Antonov plc Issue of Equity

The Company announces that at a Board meeting held on 11 September 2006, 542,695 Ordinary Shares of 20p each ("Ordinary Shares") were allotted at prices ranging from ¤ 0.54 to ¤ 0.64 per share under the terms of the existing convertible loan facility arrangement dated 7 June 2005.

The enlarged issued share capital of the Company now consists of 37,846,440 Ordinary Shares.

Application for the admission to AIM of the Ordinary Shares will be made and dealings are expected to commence on 18 September 2006. The Ordinary Shares will, on admission to AIM, rank pari passu with, and will be identical in all respects to, the existing ordinary shares of the Company.

Application will also be made at the earliest practical opportunity for admission of the ordinary shares to trading on Euronext Amsterdam.

Enquiries

Should you have any queries please contact:

John Moore, CEO, Antonov plc +44 1842 768320

Jos Haag, Antonov plc +31 651 561 767

David Rae, Dawnay Day Corporate Finance +44 207 509 4570

Shane Dolan, Biddicks +44 207 448 1000

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