March 6, 2012 AorTech Announces Completion of Major Elements of Factory Move

March 6, 2012

AorTech International plc (“AorTech” or “the Company”) announces the completion of the major elements of its move from Melbourne, Australia to Rogers, MN.

In line with the June 16, 2011 announcement of this license restructuring and asset purchase transaction, and later the October 10, 2011 announcement regarding commencement of production in the new Rogers, MN facility, this notice is to inform shareholders that all of the milestone payments related to the transaction and factory move have been invoiced and received by AorTech.