Astron Resources Corporation
TSX VENTURE : ARC

Astron Resources Corporation

August 21, 2006 14:13 ET

Astron Resources Launches New Website

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 21, 2006) - Astron Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:ARC) ("Astron") is pleased to announce that it has launched a new website and encourages its shareholders and interested investors to visit www.astronresources.com. The website has been designed to provide a comprehensive overview of Astron's advanced stage Pumpkin Hollow Copper Development Property and other related information on the corporation. Shareholders and future investors are encouraged to sign up for email notification and distribution of future news releases.

About Astron

Astron is a base metal company engaged in the acquisition and development of copper deposits located in the United States. Astron is advancing towards feasibility its Pumpkin Hollow Copper Development Property in Nevada which currently has a NI 43-101 compliant measured and indicated copper resource of 2.7 billion pounds, in addition to an inferred copper resource of 3.4 billion pounds.

Astron has 27.0 million shares outstanding and is well financed with no debt. For additional information about Astron please visit our website at www.astronresources.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ASTRON RESOURCES CORPORATION

Giulio T. Bonifacio, Director


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